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Ocamnar

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'''ocamnar''' is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "diphthong".
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'''ocamnar''' is a [[Quenya]] word meaning "diphthong".<ref>[[Vinyar Tengwar 44]]</ref>
  
 
It is not know if it is the singular or the plural. If it is the plural, the singular is *''ocamna''. If it is the singular, the plural would be *''ocamnari''
 
It is not know if it is the singular or the plural. If it is the plural, the singular is *''ocamna''. If it is the singular, the plural would be *''ocamnari''
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The word comes from the [[PQ]] [[root]] [[KAM]] and contains the prefix ''[[o-]]''
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The word comes from a possible the [[PQ]] [[root]] *KAM and contains the prefix ''[[o-]]''
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==See also==
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*''[[ohlon]]''
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==Other versions==
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An earlier version of the word is ''osamnar/samnar'' from a root [[SAM]]. Since [[Tolkien]] updated the word, that root would also retroactively be *KAM
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{{References}}
 
[[category:Quenya nouns]]
 
[[category:Quenya nouns]]
 
[[category:Linguistic terms]]
 
[[category:Linguistic terms]]

Revision as of 10:34, 2 December 2009

ocamnar is a Quenya word meaning "diphthong".[1]

It is not know if it is the singular or the plural. If it is the plural, the singular is *ocamna. If it is the singular, the plural would be *ocamnari

Contents

Etymology

The word comes from a possible the PQ root *KAM and contains the prefix o-

See also

Other versions

An earlier version of the word is osamnar/samnar from a root SAM. Since Tolkien updated the word, that root would also retroactively be *KAM

References

  1. Vinyar Tengwar 44