Q. hwesta n. “breeze” (Category: Breeze)
- Q. hwesta, n. “breeze; [ᴹQ.] breath, puff of air” (Category: Breeze)
A noun in Appendix E of The Lord of the Rings glossed “breeze”, the name of tengwa #12 [c] (LotR/1123).
Conceptual Development: ᴹQ. hwesta “breath, breeze, puff of air” appeared in The Etymologies of the 1930s as a derivative of the root ᴹ√SWES “noise of blowing or breathing” (Ety/SWES).
Reference ✧ LotR/1123 ✧ “breeze”
- ᴺS. ^hwest “puff, breath, breeze”
ᴹ√SWES “noise of blowing or breathing”
ᴹQ. hwesta n. “breeze, breath, puff of air” (Category: Breeze)
References ✧ Ety/SWES; PE22/22, 51
|ᴹ√SWES > hwesta
||[swesta] > [w̥esta]
|| ✧ Ety/SWES