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Early Quenya


noun. slumber, sleep

A noun for “slumber” in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s under the early root ᴱ√MURU of the same meaning (QL/63). It also appeared with the gloss “sleep” in the contemporaneous Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa (PME/63).


  • ᴱ√MURU “slumber” ✧ LT1A/Murmenalda; QL/063

Element in

  • Eq. Murmenalda “Vale of Sleep” ✧ LT1A/Murmenalda
  • Eq. murmea “slumbrous” ✧ LT1A/Murmenalda; QL/063
  • Eq. Murmuran ✧ LT1A/Murmenalda

Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√MURU > murme[murmē] > [murme]✧ QL/063


  • murmë ✧ LT1A/Murmenalda
Early Quenya [LT1A/Murmenalda; PME/063; QL/063] Group: Eldamo. Published by