G+ LoME Archive
Jun 25, 2014 (20:24)
Please refresh my memory: Are there yet any clues on how to express the translative idea (one becoming, turning into, being made sth.) in Quenya?
Jun 25, 2014 (21:04)
No standard solutions found till now.
Helge suggests circumlocution "ahya mir (aiqua)" and widely uses it in his NQNT project.
Jun 26, 2014 (08:40)
I guess the idea of using
owes to the form
[< *mi(dă)–sraw–] *"incarnati" (where the "into flesh" might be understood in either illative or translative manner).
Jun 26, 2014 (17:13)
Let's not forget
(a reference to AS
?) "change, alter(nate)" from PE17:189.
Jun 27, 2014 (10:05)
Too bad there doesn't seem to be any indication as to which case/preposition the result ("changed into") would require with