> One or the other, come on, I get from one that ngwalme turned to
> ngalme and from you I get nwalme, which is correct!? I'll just go
> Dan Smith...
I think it's a better idea to go by J. R. R. Tolkien himself. In
Appendix E of LotR he specifically states the name of the tegwa to be
nwalme, formerly ngwalme. BTW, in Quenya both noldo and nwalme can
only occur initially as far as we know.
So would the correct word since I prefer sindarin be
_têw_ = tengwa (singular)
_tîw_ = tengwar (plural)
> Also please remember a good many of us are new at this and
> talking down to us is very disheartening due to the fact I myself
> view the many who can answer my questions as authorities and
We understand this and are not trying to talk down to you. We commend
you for your interest in learning the Tengwar and want to make sure
that you learn what is correct to the best of our understanding.
Cuio mae, Danny.