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Qenya 

vórea

noun/adjective. continuous, enduring, lasting; continuant

Variations

  • vórëa ✧ EtyAC/BOR

Derivations

  • ᴹ√BOR(ON) “endure” ✧ Ety/BOR

Elements

WordGloss
vóre“lasting”
-a“adjectival suffix”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√BOR > vórëa[bōrea] > [βōrea] > [vōrea]✧ Ety/BOR

Inflections

WordFormGlossSource
Vórearplural“continuants”✧ PE18/030
vórearplural-✧ PE18/049
Qenya [EtyAC/BOR; PE18/030; PE18/049] Group: Eldamo. Published by

vóre

noun. lasting

@@@ apparently a noun, as suggested by Helge Fauskanger (QQ/vórë)

Derivations

  • ᴹ√BOR(ON) “endure” ✧ Ety/BOR

Element in

  • ᴹQ. vórea “continuous, enduring, lasting; continuant”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√BOR > vóre[bōre] > [βōre] > [vōre]✧ Ety/BOR

ia

adverb. ever

Derivations

  • ᴹ✶geiā “ever” ✧ Ety/EY; Ety/GEY
    • ᴹ√GEY “ever, everlasting” ✧ Ety/EY; Ety/GEY

Element in

  • ᴹQ. iale “everlasting age” ✧ Ety/GEY (iale)
  • ᴹQ. Iolosse “ever-snow, Everlasting Snow” ✧ Ety/EY (Iolosse)
  • ᴹQ. Ialasse “Everlasting Whiteness”

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ✶eı̯ā > ia[eja] > [ia]✧ Ety/EY
ᴹ✶geı̯ā > ia[geja] > [ɣeja] > [ɣia] > [ia]✧ Ety/GEY
Qenya [Ety/EY; Ety/GEY] Group: Eldamo. Published by

oi

adverb. ever

Derivations

  • ᴹ√OY “ever, eternal” ✧ Ety/OY

Phonetic Developments

DevelopmentStagesSources
ᴹ√OY > oi[oj] > [oi]✧ Ety/OY