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Kwāra

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'''''kwāra''''' is a [[Primitive Quendian]] word for "fist of hand".<ref name=PM>{{PM|Dwarves}}, p. 318 (note 7)</ref>
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'''''kwāră''''' is a [[Primitive Quendian]] word for "fist of hand".<ref name=PM>{{PM|Dwarves}}, p. 318 (note 7)</ref><ref name=VT>{{VT|47a}}, pp. 8, 22 (note 21)</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The word derives from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KWAR]].<ref name=PM/>
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The word derives from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KWAR]].<ref name=PM/><ref name=VT/>
  
 
==Derivatives==
 
==Derivatives==
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[quár]]''
 
*[[Quenya]] ''[[quár]]''
*[[Telerin]] ''[[pár]]''
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*[[Telerin]] ''[[pār]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[paur]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[paur]]''
 
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Revision as of 22:18, 13 July 2011

kwāră is a Primitive Quendian word for "fist of hand".[1][2]

Etymology

The word derives from root KWAR.[1][2]

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)
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Eldarin Hands, Fingers & Numerals and Related Writings — Part One" (edited by Patrick H. Wynne), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 47, February 2005, pp. 8, 22 (note 21)