Select Elvish Words 1.71-1.72: Air, Ether, Wind

1.71 Air, Ether

ᴱQ. vilina adj. “airy, breezy; light [weight?]”

The adjective ᴱQ. {vilna >>} vilina “airy, breezy, light” appeared the Qenya Lexicon of the 1910s as a derivative of the early root ᴱ√VILI (QL/101). The forms vílyava or vílina “airy” appeared in the English-Qenya Dictionary of the 1920s, but this entry was deleted (PE15/68).

Select Elvish Words 1.56: Noise, Thunder

1.56 Noise, Thunder

ᴱQ. fundu- vb. “?to thunder”

An unglossed verb form ᴱQ. fundu- or funduna- appearing drafts of the Oilima Markirya from around 1930, appearing only in inflected forms like funduváre (future) or fundunár (PE16/57, 60). Gilson, Welden and Hostetter suggest that it might have been an onomatopoeic verb meaning “pound” or “thunder”.