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ve

ve is a Quenya word meaning "as" or "like".

[edit] Etymology

Obviously it comes from earlier PQ *be or * (see tambe).

[edit] Examples

"Yéni únótimë ve rámar aldaron! ('long years numberless as the wings of trees!')[1]"
Namárië

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, "Namárië (Farewell)", line 2