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KWE

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The older ''[[Etymologies]]'' give the root as KWEN-ED, simply meaning "Elf" without other semantic varieties.
 
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KWE is an Elvish etymological base that expresses concepts of speech and (subsequently) an eloquent being, a person.

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KWENE

KWENE is the basis for the concept of "person" and specifically an Elf, since the Elves were the first speakers who defined themselves.

KWETE

Another derivative of the root KWE, related directly to speech.

See also

Other versions

The older Etymologies give the root as KWEN-ED, simply meaning "Elf" without other semantic varieties.