VinQuettaParma

The NeoQuenya and NeoSindarin Wiktionary

VinQuettaParma

The NeoQuenya and NeoSindarin Wiktionary


pech


noun


nut, hazelnut

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Etymology


Q. pekkuvo, “squirrel”, literally “nut-hider”, of “nut” and “hide/hider”. The second part is kuvo, and the first part might be *pekko, as guessed by Tamas Ferencz . If this is from CE PEK + -ko, then > pekkho > pekcho > pechcho > pech.

Attested Analogues


{any attested word of similar syntax)

Alternatives


S. peg, “small dot”, might also be the cognate of the (possibly contracted) Q pek-.

Creator


Matt Dinse, Hjalmar Holm