ᴱQ. niqetil (niqetild-) n. “snow cap” (Category: Snow)
A word for “snow-cap” in the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s with variant forms niqetil (niqetild-) and niqetilde, a combination of ᴱ√NIQI “white” and ᴱQ. tilde “point, tip, peak” (QL/66, 92), also mentioned in the Poetic and Mythological Words of Eldarissa (PME/66). Most notably it was an element in the name ᴱQ. Taniqetil “Lofty Snowcap” (QL/87), which in later writings became “High White Peak” (RGEO/61).
References ✧ LT1A/Taniquetil; PME/66; QL/66, 92
|ᴱ√NIQI||“white”||✧ LT1A/Taniquetil; QL/66|
|tilde||“point, tip, peak”||✧ QL/92|