Noldorin 

matha-

verb. to stroke, feel, handle

Variations

  • matho ✧ EtyAC/MAƷ (matho)

Derivations

  • On. mattha- “to stroke, feel, handle” ✧ Ety/MAƷ; EtyAC/MAƷ
    • ᴹ✶mahtā- “to handle, stroke, feel; to deal with, wield, treat” ✧ Ety/MAƷ; EtyAC/MAƷ
    • ᴹ✶maʒtā- “to handle, stroke, feel” ✧ Ety/MAƷ; EtyAC/MAƷ
      • ᴹ√MAƷ “hand” ✧ Ety/MAƷ; Ety/MAK; EtyAC/MAƷ
    • ᴹ√MAƷ “hand” ✧ PE19/048

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. mahta- “to handle, wield; to deal with, treat; to stroke, feel; to wield a weapon, fight” ✧ Ety/MAƷ

Element in

  • ᴺS. ammatha- “to maul”
  • ᴺS. mathad “handling, feeling, stroking, caressing; appraising, assay”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
On. matthṓ-be > matho[maθθa-] > [maθa-]✧ Ety/MAƷ

Inflections

WordFormGlossSource
mathoinfinitive“stroke, feel, handle”✧ Ety/MAƷ
Noldorin [Ety/MAƷ; EtyAC/MAƷ] Group: Eldamo. Published by

matha-

verb. to stroke, feel, handle

Noldorin [Ety/371] Group: Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary. Published by