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Qenya 


noun. snout, nose; cape [of land]

A word in The Etymologies of the 1930s glossed “snout, nose, cape” derived from primitive ᴹ✶mbundu under the root ᴹ√MBUD “project” (Ety/MBUD). For purposes of Neo-Quenya, I would use it primarily for the noses of animals.


  • N. bunn “snout, nose; cape [of land]” ✧ Ety/MBUD


  • ᴹ✶mbundu “snout, nose; cape [of land]” ✧ Ety/MBUD
    • ᴹ√(M)BUD “jut out, project” ✧ Ety/MBUD

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Phonetic Developments

ᴹ✶mbundu > mundo[mbundu] > [mbundo] > [mundo]✧ Ety/MBUD