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ᴱQ. akairis (akairist-) n. “bride, wife” (Category: Bride)

⚠️ᴱQ. acairis (acairist-), n. “bride, wife” (Category: Bride)
Q. indis “[ᴹQ.] bride; ⚠️[Q.] wife”
Q. veri “wife”

A word in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s glossed “bride” or “wife” based on the early root ᴱ√KAYA “lie, rest; dwell” (QL/30, 46), also mentioned in the Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa with the gloss “wife, bride” (PME/30). Tolkien said it was used as a name of ᴱQ. Erinti (QL/36; PME/30).

References ✧ PME/30; QL/30, 46




akairis- stem ✧ QL/46
akairist- stem ✧ QL/30; QL/46

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Phonetic Developments

ᴱ√KAYA > akairis [akajristǝ] > [akajrist] > [akajris] > [akairis] ✧ QL/46