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taure

noun. forest

Quenya [PE 22:116] Group: Mellonath Daeron. Published by

taurë

noun. forest, (great) wood

Variations

  • taure ✧ Let/308; PE17/080; PE17/082; PE17/115; VT39/07

Derivations

  • taurē “forest” ✧ PE17/115
    • TAW “wood” ✧ PE17/115
  • TAW “wood” ✧ VT39/07

Cognates

  • S. taur “forest, wood, forest, wood, [N.] great wood, [G.] dense wood” ✧ PE17/082; PE17/115; SA/taur

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Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
tau-rē > taure[taurē] > [taure]✧ PE17/115
TAWA > taure[taure]✧ VT39/07

Inflections

WordFormGlossSource
taurelipartitive-plural“forestmany”✧ LotR/1131
tauriplural“forests”✧ MC/222
Quenya [Let/308; LotR/1131; MC/222; PE17/080; PE17/082; PE17/115; SA/taur; VT39/07] Group: Eldamo. Published by

taurë

(great) wood, forest

taurë noun "(great) wood, forest" (SA:taur, Letters:308, TÁWAR. VT39:7), pl. tauri in Markirya

tarwë

cross, crucifix

tarwë noun "cross, Crucifix" (QL:89)

tauno

forest

tauno noun "forest" (LT1:267; in Tolkien's later Quenya taurë)

málos

forest

málos noun "forest" (LT2:342 rather taurë in Tolkien's later Quenya)

tarwë

noun. cross, crucifix

@@@ later etymology unclear

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tarwë

noun. cross, crucifix

@@@ later etymology unclear

Cognates

  • ᴺS. taru “cross, *crucifix; crossing”

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