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Early Quenya


verb. to catch fire

A verb in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “catch fire” derived from the early root ᴱ√TUŘU [TUÐU] “kindle” (QL/96).


  • ᴱ√TUÐU “kindle” ✧ QL/096

Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√TUŘU > turya-[tuðja-] > [tuzja-] > [turja-]✧ QL/096
ᴱ√TUŘU > tustine[tuðjine-] > [tustine-]✧ QL/096
Early Quenya [QL/096] Group: Eldamo. Published by