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Early Quenya

mára

adjective. mighty, power[ful], doughty; good, excellent, useful (of things)

Variations

  • māra ✧ GG/10; PE13/122; PE15/32; QL/057
  • Mára ✧ LFC/030
  • mā-ra ✧ PE13/125
  • măra ✧ PE14/048
  • mara ✧ PE14/081; PE15/73
  • mára ✧ PE16/137; PE16/140

Derivations

  • ᴱ√MAHA “grasp” ✧ QL/057

Cognates

  • En. maur “good” ✧ PE13/122; PE13/125
  • G. mora “good”

Element in

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴱ√MAHA > māra[maxrā] > [maxra] > [maɣra] > [māra]✧ QL/057

Inflections

WordFormGlossSource
maiteaugmentative-✧ PE13/125
meantesuperlative-✧ PE13/125
māreplural“*good”✧ PE15/32; PE15/32
maldaaugmentative-✧ PE15/73
máreastative“is good”✧ PE16/140
maranyestative-past-✧ PE16/141
Early Quenya [GG/10; LFC/030; PE13/122; PE13/125; PE14/048; PE14/081; PE15/32; PE15/73; PE16/137; PE16/140; PE16/141; QL/057] Group: Eldamo. Published by

mára

noun. *world

marda

noun. world

Variations

  • Marda ✧ LT1A/Eldamar
  • mára ✧ PE12/024

Element in

  • Eq. Talka Marda “Smith of the World” ✧ LT1A/Eldamar
Early Quenya [LT1A/Eldamar; PE12/024; PE15/79] Group: Eldamo. Published by

túrea

adjective. mighty

Variations

  • tūrea ✧ QL/095 (tūrea)
Early Quenya [QL/095] Group: Eldamo. Published by