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Middle Primitive Elvish


root. grow


  • ᴹ✶golā- “to grow”
    • ᴹQ. ola- “to grow [up], to grow, grow up, reach its prime, become” ✧ PE22/113
  • ᴹQ. ol- “to become” ✧ PE22/103
  • ᴹQ. ola- “to grow [up], to grow, grow up, reach its prime, become”


  • ol ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS) (ol)
Middle Primitive Elvish [EtyAC/GAL(AS); PE22/103] Group: Eldamo. Published by


root. grow, thrive


  • GALGAL(AS) “grow, thrive, prosper, be healthy, be glad” ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)


  • ᴹ✶galā- “to grow” ✧ PE22/098
    • ᴹQ. ala- “to grow” ✧ PE22/098; PE22/106
    • On. gala- “to grow” ✧ PE22/026
    • N. gala- “to grow”
  • ᴹ√GALAD “tree” ✧ Ety/GALA
    • Ilk. gald “tree” ✧ Ety/GALAD
    • galadā “great plant, tree”
    • Nan. galad “tree” ✧ PE17/050
    • Q. alda “tree, tree, [ᴱQ.] branch” ✧ Let/426; NM/352; PE17/025; PE17/050; PE17/063; PE17/135; PE17/153; PE17/153; VT39/07
    • S. galadh “tree” ✧ Let/426; NM/349; NM/352; PE17/025; PE17/050; PE17/063; PE17/135; PE17/153; PE17/153; UT/266
    • T. galada “tree” ✧ NM/352
    • ᴹ✶galadā “tree”
    • ᴹQ. alda “tree” ✧ SD/302
    • N. galadh “tree” ✧ SD/302
    • galādu “thicket”
    • ᴹQ. alda “tree” ✧ Ety/GALAD; Ety/GALAD
    • N. galadh “tree” ✧ Ety/GALAD; Ety/GALAD
  • ᴹ√GALAS “joy, be glad” ✧ Ety/GALA
    • ᴺ✶. galast- “marble, (orig.) thing pleasant to touch”
    • ᴺQ. alas “marble”
    • ᴺS. glast “marble”
    • ᴺQ. alarya- “to be happy or merry, rejoice”
    • ᴺQ. alasta- “to be merry, rejoice”
    • Q. alassë “happiness, happiness, [ᴹQ.] joy, merriment”
    • ᴹQ. alasse “joy, merriment” ✧ Ety/GALÁS
    • ᴺQ. alasta- “to make happy, cheer (up)”
    • ᴹQ. alla “hail!” ✧ Ety/GALÁS; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
    • ᴺS. galtha- “to be glad”
    • ᴺS. glaich “merry, joyous, happy”
    • N. glass “joy, *happiness” ✧ Ety/BOR; Ety/GALÁS
    • ᴺS. glasta- “to make happy”
  • ᴹQ. al- “to thrive” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. alla “hail!” ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. almare “blessedness, blessings, good fortune, bliss” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. alma “good fortune, weal, wealth, *well-being” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL²; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. alta- “to (make) grow” ✧ EtyAC/GAL²; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. alwa “well-grown” ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • ᴹQ. alya “rich, prosperous, abundant, blessed” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL(AS)
  • N. gala- “to grow” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL²
  • N. galas “growth, plant, plant, growth” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL²
  • N. Galdor ✧ Ety/GALA
  • N. galw “?increase, growth” ✧ Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL²

Element in


  • GALA ✧ Ety/ÁLAM; Ety/GALA
  • GAL ✧ EtyAC/GAL(AS) (GAL); PE22/098
  • gal- ✧ PE22/113
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/ÁLAM; Ety/GALA; EtyAC/GAL²; EtyAC/GAL(AS); PE22/098; PE22/113] Group: Eldamo. Published by