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Early Primitive Elvish


root. give suck

The root ᴱ√TYETE appeared in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s with the gloss “give suck” and derivatives ᴱQ. tyetl “babe, a tiny baby” and ᴱQ. tyetse “teat” (QL/50). I think it is worth positing a Neo-Root ᴺ√TYET to salvage some of these early words.


  • Eq. tyetl “babe, a tiny baby” ✧ QL/050
  • Eq. tyetse “teat” ✧ QL/050
Early Primitive Elvish [QL/050] Group: Eldamo. Published by