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tengwa

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[edit] Quenya

[edit] Noun

  1. tengwa "letter", one of the tengwar

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Cognates

[edit] Verb

  1. tengwa "to read written matter"[1]

[edit] Other forms[1]

  • tengwa "reads"
  • tengwëa "is reading"
  • tengwane pa.t. "read"
  • etengwie "has read"

[edit] References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Five Late Quenya Volitive Inscriptions" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 49, June 2007, pp. 48, 54 note 13