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-rya

-rya is a pronominal Quenya ending meaning "his, her"[1] in máryat "her hands", ómaryo "of her voice" (genitive of *ómarya "her voice"), súmaryassë "in her bosom" (locative of súmarya "her bosom"); for the meaning "his" cf. coarya "his house".[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, p. 67
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Four. Quendi and Eldar", p. 369