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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]

[edit] See also

References

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