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ᴱN. urwedhw adj. “without mate” (Category: Husband)

⚠️ᴱN. urwedhw, adj. “without mate” (Category: Husband)
ᴺS. !best “marriage, matrimony, wedlock, ⚠️wedding”

A term for “without mate” in Early Noldorin Word-lists of the 1920s, a combination of ᴱN. gwedhw “matrimony” with the privative prefix ᴱN. ur- (PE13/155-6). It had a deleted variant N. uwedheb or uwedhw “not married” that instead used the (rejected) privative prefix ᴱN. u(m)- (PE13/155).

Reference ✧ PE13/156 ✧ “without mate”


ur- “privative prefix, without, -less” ✧ PE13/155 (†ur-)
gwedhw “matrimony” soft-mutation ✧ PE13/156 (#wedhw)

ᴱN. uwedheb adj. “not married”

See ᴱN. urwedhw for discussion.

References ✧ PE13/155




um- “privative prefix; un-, -less, without” ✧ PE13/155 (um-)
gwedhw “matrimony” soft-mutation ✧ PE13/155 (#wedhw)