Sindarin 

saur

adjective. bad (of food), putrid

Derivations

  • SAW “disgusting, foul, vile; bad, unhealthy, ill, wretched” ✧ PE17/183

Cognates

  • Q. saura “cruel, evil, vile; stinking, foul; bad, unhealthy, ill, wretched, stinking, foul, [ᴹQ.] evil-smelling, putrid; [Q.] cruel, evil, vile; [Q.] bad, unhealthy, ill, wretched” ✧ PE17/183

Phonetic Developments

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SAWA > saur[saurā] > [saura] > [saur]✧ PE17/183
Sindarin [PE17/183] Group: Eldamo. Published by

saur

adjective. used in sense 'bad' of food etc

_adj. _used in sense 'bad' of food etc., putrid. Tolkien seems to have rejected the root SAWA, noting: "No. THAW-, cruel. saura, cruel. Gorthaur-."

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:183-4] < SAWA disgusting, foul, vile. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

hound

_ n. Zoo. _hound. Q. . The gloss might be 'heat'.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:86] < _khōgo_. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by