Noldorin 

seth

adjective. first, forth

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. essea “?primary” ✧ EtyAC/SET

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶settā “first” ✧ EtyAC/SET
    • ᴹ√ESE(T) “precede (forward)” ✧ EtyAC/SET

Element in

  • N. Sethnoss “Firstborn, Elves” ✧ EtyAC/SET (Sethnoss); EtyAC/SET (Sethel)

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶settā > seth[settā] > [setta] > [settʰa] > [seθθa] > [seθθ] > [seθ]✧ EtyAC/SET
Noldorin [EtyAC/SET] Group: Eldamo. Published by

edhen

adjective. first

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. enna “first” ✧ EtyAC/EDE

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶edenā “first” ✧ EtyAC/EDE
    • ᴹ√EDE(L) “precede, come forward, hence” ✧ EtyAC/EDE

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶edenā > eðen[edenā] > [edena] > [eðena] > [eðen]✧ EtyAC/EDE

Variations

  • eðen ✧ EtyAC/EDE (eðen)
Noldorin [EtyAC/EDE] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ereg

place name. First

Earlier name for the river S. Erui from Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, apparently a Noldorin word meaning ereg “first” (TI/312, WR/436).

Changes

  • EregErui “First” ✧ TI/312
  • EregErui ✧ WRI/Erui
Noldorin [TI/312; TII/Ereg; WR/436; WRI/Erui] Group: Eldamo. Published by

ereg

adjective. first

Element in

  • N. Ereg “First” ✧ TI/312

Elements

WordGloss
er“one, alone”
-eg“suffix for ordinal numbers”

Variations

  • Ereg ✧ TI/312

parch

adjective. dry

Noldorin [Ety/380, VT/45:5] Group: SINDICT. Published by

parch

adjective. dry

Cognates

  • ᴹQ. parka “dry; thirsty” ✧ Ety/PÁRAK; EtyAC/A

Derivations

  • On. parkha “dry” ✧ Ety/PÁRAK; EtyAC/A
    • ᴹ√PARAK “*dry” ✧ Ety/PÁRAK
    • ᴹ✶parkā “dry” ✧ EtyAC/A

Element in

  • N. afarch “arid, very dry” ✧ EtyAC/A

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
On. parkha > parch[parxa] > [parx]✧ Ety/PÁRAK
Noldorin [Ety/PÁRAK; EtyAC/A] Group: Eldamo. Published by

afarch

adjective. very dry, arid

Noldorin [VT/45:5, X/PH] a- (intensive prefix) + parch, *apparkâ, ON appʰarkʰa. Group: SINDICT. Published by