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Early Quenya

nu karne vaiya

under red skies

The thirty first line of the Oilima Markirya poem (MC/214). The first word is the preposition nu “under” followed by the adjective karne “red” and the noun vaiya “sky”, translated loosely as “skies” in the English.

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

nu karne vaiya = “✱under red sky”

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