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quenta is a Quenya word translated as "account, narrative, story"[1]

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Etymology

The word derives from the PQ noun *kwentâ < root KWET[2]

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Cognates

Inspiration

In Spanish cuento means "story".

References

  1. Vinyar Tengwar, Number 39, July 1998 p.16
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies"