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'''''ilya''''' is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "all".
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'''''ilya''''' (pl. ''ilyë'' or ''ilye'') is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "all, every; the whole; each, all of a particular group of things".<ref>{{FR|II8}} (form: ''ilyë'')</ref><ref>{{HM|RGEO}}, "[[Namárië]]" (HarperCollins 2002; pp. 23, 67; form: ''ilye'')</ref><ref name=PE17>{{PE|17}}, p. 72 (forms: ''ilya''/''ilye'')</ref><ref name=Ety/><ref>{{VT|39a}}, p. 20 (Editorial note 20; form: ''ilya''/''ilye'')</ref>
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==Etymology==
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] [[IL]]<ref name=Ety>{{LR|Etymologies}}, p. 361 (form: ''ilya''</ref>
 
==Examples==
 
==Examples==
{{quote|ar '''ilyë''' tier undulávë lumbulë; ('and '''all''' paths are drowned deep in shadow;')|''[[Namárië]]''}}
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{{quote|[[ar]] '''ilyë''' [[tië|tier]] undulávë [[lumbulë]]; ('and '''all''' paths are drowned deep in shadow;')|''[[Namárië]]''}}
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[[Category:Quenya adjectives]]
 
[[Category:Quenya adjectives]]

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ilya (pl. ilyë or ilye) is a Quenya word meaning "all, every; the whole; each, all of a particular group of things".[1][2][3][4][5]

Etymology

Examples

"ar ilyë tier undulávë lumbulë; ('and all paths are drowned deep in shadow;')"
Namárië

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Farewell to Lórien" (form: ilyë)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, "Namárië" (HarperCollins 2002; pp. 23, 67; form: ilye)
  3. 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. 72 (forms: ilya/ilye)
  4. 4.0 4.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 361 (form: ilya
  5. J.R.R. Tolkien, "From Quendi and Eldar, Appendix D" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 39, July 1998, p. 20 (Editorial note 20; form: ilya/ilye)