Ilk. rest n. “cut” (Category: to Cut)
A noun meaning “a cut” derived from the root ᴹ√RIS (Ety/RIS²). Its Quenya cognate ᴹQ. rista suggests a primitive form *✶ristā, where the [i] became [e] due to Ilkorin a-affection, as noted by Helge Fauskanger (AL-Ilkorin/rest).
Reference ✧ Ety/RIS² ✧ “a cut”
|ᴹ√RIS > rest||[ristā] > [rista] > [resta] > [rest]||✧ Ety/RIS²|