KHEL is an Elvish root signifying "freeze". Christopher Tolkien has noted that this root and its derivatives were struck out by his father.
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- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Three: The Etymologies", p. 364 (root appearing as "KHEL-")