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Early Quenya


noun. chin

A noun appearing as ᴱQ. venta “chin” in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s under the early root ᴱ√VETE (QL/101).

Neo-Quenya: I’d retain ᴺQ. venta “chin” for purposes of Neo-Quenya, but reconceived as a derivative of the Neo-Root ᴺ√BENET, an elaboration of ᴹ√BEN “angle”.


  • ᴱ√VETE “*chin” ✧ QL/101

Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√VETE > venta[βentā] > [βenta] > [venta]✧ QL/101
Early Quenya [QL/101] Group: Eldamo. Published by