ᴱQ. Itselokte pn. “Pleiades, (lit.) Cluster of (Silver) Flies”

⚠️ᴱQ. Itseloctë, pn. “Pleiades, (lit.) Cluster of (Silver) Flies”

Qenya name for the Pleiades appearing in both the Qenya Lexicon and Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa from the 1910s (QL/43; PME/43). It was translated as “Cluster of (Silver) Flies”, a combination of itse “small fly” and lokte “flower-cluster”.

References ✧ PME/43; QL/43

Glosses

Elements

itse “small fly” ✧ QL/43
lokte “blossom, (flower) cluster, bunch”

Cognates