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Middle Primitive Elvish


root. write or draw (signs or letters), make a mark


  • ᴹ✶tekla “pen” ✧ Ety/TEK
    • ᴹQ. tekil “pen” ✧ Ety/TEK
    • N. tegol “pen” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • ᴹ✶tekna “a letter” ✧ PE19/043
    • ᴹQ. tenna “a letter” ✧ PE19/043
  • ᴹ✶tekmā “writing, grammar” ✧ Ety/TEK; PE19/043
    • ᴹQ. tengwa “letter; writing, grammar” ✧ EtyAC/TEK; PE19/043
    • On. tegma “letter”
    • N. tew “letter” ✧ PE22/031
  • ᴹ✶tekmē “letter, symbol, writing” ✧ Ety/TEK
    • ᴹQ. tengwe “writing” ✧ EtyAC/TEK
    • N. tew “letter” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • ᴹQ. tehta “mark (in writing), sign, diacritic” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • ᴹQ. tek- “to write, to write, [ᴱQ.] write on; to mark” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • ᴹQ. tekko “stroke (of pen or brush), accent [´]” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • N. teitha- “to write, draw” ✧ Ety/TEK
  • On. tektha “mark” ✧ Ety/TEK
    • N. teith “mark, stroke” ✧ Ety/TEK

Element in

  • ᴹQ. tenkele “writing (system), spelling” ✧ Ety/TEK
Middle Primitive Elvish [Ety/TEK; PE19/043] Group: Eldamo. Published by