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thaur

adjective. abominable, horrible

Derivations

  • SAW “disgusting, foul, vile; bad, unhealthy, ill, wretched” ✧ PE17/172
  • thaurā “detestable, abominable, horrible” ✧ SA/thaur
    • THAW “cruel; stink” ✧ Let/380
    • THOW “stink” ✧ PE17/068

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” ✧ PE17/172

Element in

  • S. Gorthaur “?Mist of Fear” ✧ SA/thaur

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
SAWA > thaur[tʰaurā] > [tʰaura] > [θaura] > [θaur]✧ PE17/172
Sindarin [PE17/172; SA/thaur] Group: Eldamo. Published by

thaur

saura

Q. saura. . This gloss was rejected.

Sindarin [(PE17 Sindarin Corpus) PE17:172] < SAWA bad, unhealthy, ill, wretched. Group: Parma Eldalamberon 17 Sindarin Corpus. Published by

thaur

adjective. abominable, abhorrent

Sindarin [S/438] Group: Hiswelókë's Sindarin Dictionary. Published by

thaur

foul

thaur (detestable, abhorrent, abominable), pl. thoer. Note: a homophone means ”fenced”.

thaur

abominable

thaur (destestable, abhorrent, foul), pl. thoer. Note: a homophone means ”fenced”.

thaur

abhorrent

thaur (destestable, abominable, foul), pl. thoer. Note: a homophone means ”fenced”.

thaur

detestable

thaur (abhorrent, abominable, foul), pl. thoer. Note: a homophone means ”fenced”.

deleb

abominable

deleb (horrible, loathsome), lenited dheleb; pl. delib