Quenya 

rimbë

crowd, host, great number

rimbë noun "crowd, host, great number" (RIM, SA:rim, Letters:282)

rimbë

noun. host, great number, host, great number, [ᴹQ.] crowd

Cognates

  • S. -rim “collective or group plural” ✧ Let/178
  • S. rim “host, great number, people (of one kind or origin), host, great number, people (of one kind or origin), [N.] crowd” ✧ Let/382; PE17/050; SA/rim; UT/318

Derivations

  • ᴹ√RIM “abound; large number”

Variations

  • rimbe ✧ Let/178; Let/382; PE17/050
Quenya [Let/178; Let/382; PE17/050; SA/rim; UT/318] Group: Eldamo. Published by

cimba

noun. edge, brink

Quenya [PE 22:149] Group: Mellonath Daeron. Published by

ríma

edge, hem, border

ríma noun "edge, hem, border" (RĪ)

liyúmë

host

liyúmë noun "host" (VT48:32)

liyúmë

noun. host

Variations

  • liyúme ✧ VT48/32

réna

edge, border, margin

réna noun "edge, border, margin" (REG)

sanga

crowd, press, throng

sanga (þ) noun "crowd, press, throng" (STAG, SA:thang, LT2:342; pl. sangar (?) twice in Narqelion). In Sangahyando (þ) masc. name "Throng-cleaver", name of a man in Gondor _(SA:thang; a footnote in Letters:425 explains that "throng" here means a closely formed body of enemy soldiers. In the Etymologies, stems STAG, SYAD, _sangahyando is said to be a swordname, and LT2:342 likewise defines the word as a name of Turambar's sword: "cleaver of throngs, Throng-cleaver".)

Sindarin 

rim

noun. crowd, host, great number

Sindarin [Ety/383, S/436, Letters/178, Letters/382, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rîw

noun. edge, hem, border

Sindarin [Ety/383, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

hoth

noun. host, crowd, horde (nearly always in a bad sense)

Sindarin [Ety/364, S/432] Group: SINDICT. Published by

lanc

noun. sharp edge (not of tools), sudden end (as a cliff-edge, or the clean edge of things made by hand or built)

Sindarin [VT/42:8] Group: SINDICT. Published by

hoth

host

(noun) 1) hoth (i choth, o choth) (crowd, horde), pl. hyth (i chyth). 2) rim (great number, crowd), no distinct pl. form except with article (idh rim), coll. pl. rimmath. Note: a homophone means ”cold pool or lake”. 3) gwaith (i **waith) (manhood, manpower, troop of able-bodied men, regiment, people, region; wilderness), no distinct pl. form except with article (in gwaith). WOLF-HOST, see under WEREWOLF (concerning gaurhoth**).

rîw

edge

*rîw (construct riw) (hem, border), no distinct pl. form except with article (idh rîw). Suggested Sindarin form of ”Noldorin” rhîf.

hoth

crowd

1) hoth (i choth, o choth) (host, horde), pl. hyth (i chyth), 2) ovras (heap), pl. evrais (archaic övrais), coll. pl. ovrassath, 3) rim (great number, host), no distinct pl. form except with article (idh rim). Note: a homophone means ”cold pool or lake”.

Noldorin 

rhimb

noun. crowd, host, great number

Noldorin [Ety/383, S/436, Letters/178, Letters/382, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rhim

noun. crowd, host, great number

Noldorin [Ety/383, S/436, Letters/178, Letters/382, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

rhim

noun. crowd, host

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM

Derivations

  • On. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
    • ᴹ✶rimbē “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
    • ᴹ√RIM “abound; large number” ✧ Ety/RIM

Element in

  • N. -rim “group plural” ✧ Ety/LI; Ety/RIM

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
On. rimbe > rhimb > rhim[rimbe] > [rimb] > [r̥imb] > [r̥imb] > [r̥imm] > [r̥im]✧ Ety/RIM

Variations

  • rhim ✧ Ety/LI; Ety/RIM
Noldorin [Ety/LI; Ety/RIM] Group: Eldamo. Published by

rhîf

noun. edge, hem, border

Noldorin [Ety/383, X/RH] Group: SINDICT. Published by

ovras

noun. crowd, heap.

Noldorin [Ety/396] Group: SINDICT. Published by

hoth

noun. host, crowd, horde (nearly always in a bad sense)

Noldorin [Ety/364, S/432] Group: SINDICT. Published by

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Qenya 

rimbe

noun. crowd, host

Cognates

  • On. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
  • N. rhim “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶rimbē “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
    • ᴹ√RIM “abound; large number” ✧ Ety/RIM

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶rimbē > rimbe[rimbē] > [rimbe]✧ Ety/RIM

Old Noldorin 

rimbe

noun. crowd, host

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶rimbē “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
    • ᴹ√RIM “abound; large number” ✧ Ety/RIM

Derivatives

  • N. rhim “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶rimbē > rimbe[rimbē] > [rimbe]✧ Ety/RIM
Old Noldorin [Ety/RIM] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Middle Primitive Elvish

rimbē

noun. crowd, host

Derivations

  • ᴹ√RIM “abound; large number” ✧ Ety/RIM

Derivatives

  • ᴹQ. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
  • On. rimbe “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
    • N. rhim “crowd, host” ✧ Ety/RIM
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/RIM] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Early Noldorin

cant

noun. edge

Cognates

  • Eq. kante “edge” ✧ PE13/140

Derivations

  • ᴱ✶kantya “edge” ✧ PE13/140
Early Noldorin [PE13/140] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Early Primitive Elvish

kantya

noun. edge

Derivatives

  • Eq. kante “edge” ✧ PE13/140
  • En. cant “edge” ✧ PE13/140
Early Primitive Elvish [PE13/140] Group: Eldamo. Published by

kili

root. edge

Derivatives

  • ᴱ✶kīla
    • G. cail “lip” ✧ GL/24
  • ᴺQ. cílëa “edged”
  • Eq. kíla “edge, rim” ✧ QL/046
  • Eq. kilme “lip” ✧ QL/046
  • G. cilm “rim, brink, edge”
Early Primitive Elvish [QL/046] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Early Quenya

rimbe

noun. edge, lip, brim

Cognates

  • G. raim “edge, border-line”

Derivations

  • ᴱ√RIMI “*border” ✧ QL/080

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴱ√RIMI > rimbe[rimbē] > [rimbe]✧ QL/080
Early Quenya [QL/080] Group: Eldamo. Published by

kante

noun. edge

Cognates

  • En. cant “edge” ✧ PE13/140

Derivations

  • ᴱ✶kantya “edge” ✧ PE13/140

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴱ✶kantya > kante[kantja] > [kantjǝ] > [kantj] > [kanti] > [kante]✧ PE13/140
Early Quenya [PE13/140] Group: Eldamo. Published by