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'''orta''' in [[Quenya]] is the verb for "rise” and  “raise, lift up"
 
'''orta''' in [[Quenya]] is the verb for "rise” and  “raise, lift up"
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
[[PQ]] *''ortâ'' from [[root]] [[ORO]]<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]]</ref>
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[[PQ]] *''ortâ'' from [[Sundocarmë|Root]] [[ORO]]<ref>{{HM|LR}}, [[The Etymologies]]</ref>
 
==Other forms==
 
==Other forms==
 
*Past ''ortane'' "raised"<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]]</ref>
 
*Past ''ortane'' "raised"<ref>[[Parma Eldalamberon 17]]</ref>

Revision as of 15:39, 3 July 2010

orta in Quenya is the verb for "rise” and “raise, lift up"

Etymology

PQ *ortâ from Root ORO[1]

Other forms

  • Past ortane "raised"[2]

See also

Inspiration

In Latin the verb for "rise up" is orior. Orta is feminine for "she who is raised".

References

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