ᴹQ. hanu n. “male, man (of Men or Elves), male animal” (Category: Male)
A noun in The Etymologies of the 1930s glossed “a male, man (of Men or Elves), male animal” derived from the root ᴹ√ƷAN “male” (Ety/ƷAN). The first version of this entry gave it the gloss “male (of all creatures)” (EtyAC/ƷAN).
Conceptual Development: In the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s this word appeared as ᴱQ. anu “a male” (QL/31), also appearing in the contemporaneous Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa with the gloss “man” (PME/31).
References ✧ Ety/ƷAN, INI; EtyAC/ƷAN
|ᴹ√ƷAN > hanu||[ɣanu] > [hanu]||✧ Ety/ƷAN|
|ᴹ√ƷAN > #hanu||[ɣanu] > [hanu]||✧ Ety/INI|
|ᴹ√ƷAN > hanu||[ɣanu] > [hanu]||✧ EtyAC/ƷAN|
References ✧ PME/31; QL/31