Re: Hressa-Hlab (was: Re: Martian conlangs?)
|From:||Pavel Iosad <edricson@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, March 9, 2003, 15:08|
> So where did the Quenya |mirroanwi| come from?
It's a plural of #_Mirroanwe_ < _mi-srâwâ-n-wê_, lit. 'in-fleshed', 'one
[whose _fëa_ is] put into flesh'.
> Did |*kwene| and
> |*kwende| merge, so they needed a new word?
No, it's just on a quite different metaphysical plane :-)
(the derivatives of *_kwene_ and *_kwende_ were distinct in Quenya)
Pavel Iosad firstname.lastname@example.org
Is mall a mharcaicheas am fear a bheachdaicheas