G+ LoME Archive
Aug 29, 2018 (12:04)
I have four rhyming words for you to give me ideas on, how to say them in Quenya:
Aug 29, 2018 (14:14)
Aug 29, 2018 (14:27)
sinwasse looks good
kúnasse? might work
mahtana as in "controlled"? perhaps, but could be misunderstood for other meanings of
blame: "put sin on someone"? of course "put" in itself is unattedted
Aug 29, 2018 (21:45)
As a single-word synonym for "blame" (substantival), an abstract noun that means "causerness, causership" (derived from KYAR), in place of Qe.
? As the verb, in a non-poetic context, one could use a longer expression such as
namë/esta/savë X tyarindo/tyarmo
or the attestation
(or its frequentative).
Aug 29, 2018 (22:38)
oh I like the association with_leptenta-_
Aug 30, 2018 (03:58)
Would that be
Aug 30, 2018 (09:54)
possibly - we have no examples of frequentatives formed from derived verbs as far as I know, so it's a guess.
Aug 30, 2018 (11:01)
From the noun "shame" I arrived at the dilemma how to say "it's a pity, it's a shame [that sg happened/is]".
One could say
"how lamentable", but perhaps there'll be other ideas.
Aug 30, 2018 (11:04)
Aug 31, 2018 (00:05)
How to say then "Shame on me (you, him..)"?)
Aug 31, 2018 (00:32)
no idea (yet). It's quite idiomatic, isn't it.
? "Be bent"?
Aug 31, 2018 (01:51)