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Early Quenya


noun. west


  • ᴱ√NUHU “bow, bend down, stoop, sink” ✧ LT1A/Númë; PME/068; QL/068

Element in

  • Eq. Faskala-númen “Bath of the Setting Sun” ✧ LT1A/Faskala-númen
  • Eq. numenda “western” ✧ QL/068
  • Eq. númeta- “to get low (of the Sun), go down in the west” ✧ LT1A/Númë; QL/068
  • Eq. númea “in the west, western” ✧ LT1A/Númë; QL/068
  • Eq. Sirnúmen “Western Stream” ✧ LT1A/Sirnúmen

Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√NUHU > nūme[nuxmē] > [nuxme] > [nuɣme] > [nūme]✧ QL/068


  • Nūme ✧ LT1/085
  • Númë ✧ LT1A/Faskala-númen; LT1A/Númë; LT1A/Sirnúmen
  • númë ✧ LT1A/Númë
  • nūme ✧ PME/068; QL/068
Early Quenya [LT1/085; LT1A/Faskala-númen; LT1A/Númë; LT1A/Sirnúmen; PME/068; QL/068] Group: Eldamo. Published by