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Feb 06, 2015 (03:59)
I need some translation help! I need a word for "climb." I couldn't find one, or a word for ascend. The only thing I can thing of is lelya in the sense of to go or travel up; Anybody got a better idea? Thanks!
Feb 06, 2015 (09:28)
with an allative can be used in that sense. Otherwise you can use the
"upwards" prefix, e.g.
Feb 06, 2015 (12:21)
In PE17:182 there is a root RETE 'climb' & an unglossed word
(cp. against nouns ending in
), so maybe a verb *
(already suggested by Helge in his Q-Eng Wordlist), old frequentative *
(cp. BAT/Etym:351, Qe
The sense has also been assigned to the root RATH (for Sindarin words only?); see Essekenta Endamarwa § 2.26 (3.14 etc.) :
Feb 06, 2015 (12:40)
good find, Sami
Feb 06, 2015 (20:27)
Hantanyel, Tamas ar Sami. I was looking for something more concise than lelya with ambar. I am just now learning Quenya, but will look up those words.