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Early Primitive Elvish


root. ring, sound hollow

A root in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “ring, sound hollow” with derivatives ᴱQ. yalka “ice” and ᴱQ. yalle “a hollow ring” (QL/105). There are no signs of this root in Tolkien’s later writing.


  • Eq. yalka “ice” ✧ QL/105
  • Eq. yalle “a hollow ring” ✧ QL/105
Early Primitive Elvish [QL/105] Group: Eldamo. Published by