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'''''okka''''' is a [[Qenya]] word meaning "knee".<ref name=PE>{{PE|12}}, p. 70 (form: ''nosse'')</ref>
 
'''''okka''''' is a [[Qenya]] word meaning "knee".<ref name=PE>{{PE|12}}, p. 70 (form: ''nosse'')</ref>
  
[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger|Helge Fauskanger]] has suggested that the form ''occa'' (retaining the same meaning) could be valid [[Neo-Quenya]].<ref>[[Helge Kåre Fauskanger]], "[http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/quen-eng.htm Quettaparma Quenyallo]" at [http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/ Ardalambion] (accessed 17 June 2011)</ref>
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[[Helge Fauskanger]] has suggested that the form ''occa'' (retaining the same meaning) could be valid [[Neo-Quenya]].<ref>[[Helge Fauskanger]], "[http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/eng-quen.rtf English-Quenya Wordlist (Quettaparma Quenyanna)]" at [http://folk.uib.no/hnohf/ Ardalambion] (accessed 25 June 2011)</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
*[[Sundocarme|Root]] OQO ("curve, bend")<ref name=LT1/><ref name=PE/>
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*[[Sundocarme|Root]] OQO ("curve, bend")<ref name=PE/>
  
 
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Latest revision as of 09:32, 9 November 2012

okka is a Qenya word meaning "knee".[1]

Helge Fauskanger has suggested that the form occa (retaining the same meaning) could be valid Neo-Quenya.[2]

[edit] Etymology

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Qenyaqetsa: The Qenya Phonology and Lexicon", in Parma Eldalamberon XII (edited by Carl F. Hostetter, Christopher Gilson, Arden R. Smith, and Patrick H. Wynne), p. 70 (form: nosse)
  2. Helge Fauskanger, "English-Quenya Wordlist (Quettaparma Quenyanna)" at Ardalambion (accessed 25 June 2011)