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KHAWA

KHAWA is a Primitive Quendian root without any given signification, except for what can be determined from its derivatives.[1]

[edit] Derivatives

  • Quenya: höa ("large, big"); haura ("huge")[1]

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), pp. 115, 157 (root appearing as "KHAWA")
The Sundocarme "Large & Small" Group
 BEL, MBEL ("large") · KHAWA · PEYE · (POL) · TAW ("wood") · TUR ("strong, mighty") · YAN ("wide")