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Kwāra

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'''Kwâra''' is the [[Primitive Quendian]] word for "fist of hand"
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'''''kwāra''''' is a [[Primitive Quendian]] word for "fist of hand".<ref name=PM>{{PM|Dwarves}}, p. 318 (note 7)</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
It is analyzed to the [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[KWAR]]<ref>{{HM|PM}} p.318</ref><ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies|Etymologies]] p.366</ref>
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The word derives from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KWAR]].<ref name=PM/>
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==Derivatives==
 
==Derivatives==
*[[Quenya]] ''[[Quárë|Quár(ë)]]''
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[quár]]''
 
*[[Telerin]] ''[[pár]]''
 
*[[Telerin]] ''[[pár]]''
*[[Old Sindarin]] *''pâr'' > [[Sindarin]] ''[[paur]]''
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*[[Sindarin]] ''[[paur]]''
 
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[[category:Primitive Quendian words]]
 
[[category:Primitive Quendian words]]

Revision as of 21:57, 13 July 2011

kwāra is a Primitive Quendian word for "fist of hand".[1]

Etymology

The word derives from root KWAR.[1]

Derivatives

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "Of Dwarves and Men", p. 318 (note 7)