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'''''pen''''' in [[Telerin]] means "person" (as an impersonal pronoun).<ref name=QE>{{WJ|Quendi}}, p. 362</ref>
 
'''''pen''''' in [[Telerin]] means "person" (as an impersonal pronoun).<ref name=QE>{{WJ|Quendi}}, p. 362</ref>
 
===Etymology===
 
===Etymology===
The word is a descendant form of the [[Primitive Quendian]] form ''[[kwene]]'' > ''[[kwên]]'', deriving from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KWE]]NE.<ref name=QE/>
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The word is a descendant form of the [[Primitive Quendian]] form ''kwene'' > [[Common Eldarin]] ''kwēn'', deriving from [[Sundocarme|root]] [[KWENE]].<ref name=QE/>
 
===Cognates===
 
===Cognates===
*[[Quenya]] ''[[quén]]''
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*[[Quenya]] ''[[quēn]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[ben]]''
 
*[[Sindarin]] ''[[ben]]''
 
===See also===
 
===See also===
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*''[[Pendi]]''
 
*''[[Pendi]]''
 
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[[Category:Quenya nouns]]
 
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[[Category:Telerin nouns]]
 
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The name Pen refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Pen (disambiguation).

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[edit] Quenya

pen is a Quenya word meaning "without, not having".[1]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Cognates

[edit] See also

[edit] Telerin

pen in Telerin means "person" (as an impersonal pronoun).[2]

[edit] Etymology

The word is a descendant form of the Primitive Quendian form kwene > Common Eldarin kwēn, deriving from root KWENE.[2]

[edit] Cognates

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 171
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar", p. 362