Beware, older languages below! The languages below were invented during Tolkien's earlier period and should be used with caution. Remember to never, ever mix words from different languages!

Early Primitive Elvish


root. grasp


  • Eq. “hand” ✧ LT2A/Ermabwed; QL/057
  • Eq. makte “hold, grip, power, possession” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. maqa “handy, skilled (with hands)” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. makte “hand” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. mantl “glove” ✧ QL/057
  • Eq. mára “mighty, power[ful], doughty; good, excellent, useful (of things)” ✧ QL/057
  • En. maur “good”
  • G. mora “good”
  • G. maith “rule, power, permission”
  • G. maitha- “to rule, govern, wield control, hold”
  • G. manc “grip, grasp, hold” ✧ GL/55
  • G. “hand” ✧ GL/55
  • G. ma “with instrument or by agent” ✧ GL/55


  • maχā ✧ GL/55
Early Primitive Elvish [GL/55; LT2A/Ermabwed; QL/057] Group: Eldamo. Published by