yelwa

1 adj. "loathsome" DYEL; according to VT45:11, Tolkien changed this word from yelva. 2 adj. "cold" LT1:260 – this "Qenya" word is apparently obsoleted by \# 1 above. In LotR-style Quenya, the regular term for “cold” seems to be ringa.

Quettaparma Quenyallo (Quenya-English). 2014.

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