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'''oiale''' is a a [[Quenya]] adverb meaning "forever, eternally, in eternity”<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17</ref>. It can also be used as a noun for "everlasting [?age]"<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]]</ref>
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'''oiale''' is a a [[Quenya]] adverb meaning "forever, eternally, in eternity”<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]]</ref>. It can also be used as a noun for "everlasting [?age]"<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]]</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The word could have be the [[root]] [[OY]] or a stem like ''[[oio]]'' "an endless period" plus an ending -le.
 
The word could have be the [[root]] [[OY]] or a stem like ''[[oio]]'' "an endless period" plus an ending -le.
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*[[oiala]]/[[oialea]]
 
*[[oiala]]/[[oialea]]
 
*[[oira]]/[[oire]]
 
*[[oira]]/[[oire]]
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[[category:Quenya adverbs]]
 
[[category:Quenya adverbs]]
 
[[category:Quenya nouns]]
 
[[category:Quenya nouns]]

Revision as of 17:25, 27 April 2010

oiale is a a Quenya adverb meaning "forever, eternally, in eternity”[1]. It can also be used as a noun for "everlasting [?age]"[2]

Etymology

The word could have be the root OY or a stem like oio "an endless period" plus an ending -le.

See also

References

  1. Parma Eldalamberon 17
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, The Etymologies