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==Derivatives==
 
==Derivatives==
  
*[Language not stated, possibly [[Primitive Quendian]]?]: ''kenda-'' ("intensive watch, sc. ''not''' guard' but observe for some time (to gain information etc.). Often used for 'reading'")<ref name=PE/><ref name=VT/>
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*[Language not stated, possibly [[Primitive Quendian]]?]: ''[[kenda-]]'' ("intensive watch, sc. ''not''' guard' but observe for some time (to gain information etc.). Often used for 'reading'")<ref name=PE/><ref name=VT/>
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 20:40, 9 January 2011

KEN is an Elvish root signifying "see, perceive, note".[1][2]

Derivatives

  • [Language not stated, possibly Primitive Quendian?]: kenda- ("intensive watch, sc. not' guard' but observe for some time (to gain information etc.). Often used for 'reading'")[1][2]

See also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings: Eldarin Roots and Stems", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), pp. 156, 187 (root appearing as √KEN)
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Etymological Notes on the Ósanwe-kenta" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 41, July 2000, p. 5 (root appearing as √ken)