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Quenya numbers

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1/12:''[[yunquesta]]''
 
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==Online Resources==
 
  
* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/numerals.htm Ardalambion on Quenya numbers]
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==Online Resources==
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* [http://www.uib.no/People/hnohf/numerals.htm Ardalambion on Quenya numbers] - Early theory on how we can count above ten; uses material from the ''[[Etymologies]]''
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*[http://www.phy.duke.edu/~trenk/elvish/numerals.html Eldarin Numberals] by Thorsten Renk - Discussion of different numerical concepts through the evolution of Tolkien's languages.
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Revision as of 13:38, 23 February 2009

Quenya numbers


The Quenya Numbers were as follows:

Ordinals

  1. minya
  2. tatya > attea
  3. nelya/neldea
  4. cantea
  5. lemenya > lempea
  6. enquea
  7. otsea
  8. toldea
  9. nertea
  10. quainea

Fractions

1/2:peresta, perta 1/3:nelesta, neldesta, nelta, nelsat 1/4:canasta, casta, cansat 1/5:lepesta, lepsat 1/6:enquesta 1/7:otosta, osta, otsat 1/8:tolosta, tosta, tolsat 1/9:neresta, nesta, nersat 1/10:caista, cast 1/11:minquesta 1/12:yunquesta


Online Resources