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'''acas''' pl. '''axi''' is [[Quenya]] word for "(back) neck" and "rock ridge"<Ref>{{PE|17}}, p. 92</ref>
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'''''acas''''' (pl. '''''axi''''') is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "(back) neck" and "rock ridge".<Ref>{{PE|17}}, p. 92</ref>
==Etymology==
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From possible [[PQ]] *''akase'' pl. *''akasî'', from a possible [[Sundocarmë|Root]] *AK-AS or *A-KAS
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==Other forms==
 
==Other forms==
*'''[[axë]]''' - later form replacing ''acas''.
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*''[[axë]]'' - later form replacing ''acas''.
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
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Revision as of 00:26, 16 October 2011

acas (pl. axi) is a Quenya word meaning "(back) neck" and "rock ridge".[1]

Other forms

  • axë - later form replacing acas.

See also

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 92