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Early Quenya

mandu túma

the abyss moving

The twenty first line of the Oilima Markirya poem (MC/214). The first word is mandu “abyss” (more often translated “hell”) followed by the adjective túma “moving”.

Decomposition: Broken into its constituent elements, this phrase would be:

mandu túma = “✱abyss moving”

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Early Quenya [MC/214] Group: Eldamo. Published by