ampa is a noun meaning "hook" in Quenya.
is also the name in Quenya of the fourteenth letter of the Tengwar
It is the second letter of the fourth grade or Tyellë
, which contains "voiced spirants", and it is the fourth letter of the series of labial consonants, the Parmatéma
In standard Quenya spelling Ampa
but in all other modes it represents V
The Westron name for this letter is Ivi
 See also
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix E, "Writing", "The Fëanorian Letters", Note, The names of the letters
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix E, "Writing", "The Fëanorian Letters"
- ↑ See Westron Tengwar