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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
Derived from a stem [[WIL]] "fly, float in air"<ref>[[Etymologies]] p.398</ref>
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According to the examples found in the essay ''[[Quendi and Eldar]]'' [[Helge Fauskanger]] observes that Quenya ''w'' becomes ''u'' in Telerin, instead of ''v'' and ''vilverin'' should actually read *''vilvarin''
 
According to the examples found in the essay ''[[Quendi and Eldar]]'' [[Helge Fauskanger]] observes that Quenya ''w'' becomes ''u'' in Telerin, instead of ''v'' and ''vilverin'' should actually read *''vilvarin''
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Latest revision as of 09:44, 9 November 2012

vilverin "butterfly",

[edit] Etymology

Derived from a stem WIL "fly, float in air"[1]

According to the examples found in the essay Quendi and Eldar Helge Fauskanger observes that Quenya w becomes u in Telerin, instead of v and vilverin should actually read *vilvarin

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. Etymologies p.398