From Tolkien Gateway
helke is a Quenya word meaning "ice".
Helge Fauskanger has suggested the spelling helcë, to conform with the Quenya spelling used in The Lord of the Rings.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
See also[edit | edit source]
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Part Three: "The Etymologies", p. 364
- ↑ Helge Fauskanger, "English-Quenya Wordlist (Quettaparma Quenyanna)" at Ardalambion (accessed 25 June 2011)