Beware, older languages below! The languages below were invented during Tolkien's earlier period and should be used with caution. Remember to never, ever mix words from different languages!

Early Primitive Elvish


root. *harp(ing), lyre


  • Eq. salambe “twanging echo” ✧ QL/081
  • Eq. salma “lyre, small harp” ✧ LT1A/Salmar; QL/081
  • Eq. Salmar ✧ LT1A/Salmar
  • Eq. salme “harp-playing, music of lyres” ✧ LT1A/Salmar; QL/081
  • Eq. salumbe “harping, music” ✧ QL/081
  • G. salum “*harp”

Element in

  • Eq. salaqíne “violin, (lit.) thrumsqueak-er” ✧ QL/081
  • Eq. salqin “viola” ✧ QL/081
Early Primitive Elvish [LT1A/Salmar; QL/081] Group: Eldamo. Published by