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932Re: [elfscript] úr/úre

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  • DDanielA@webtv.net
    Jun 3, 2002
      Teithant Laurifindil:
      >How could the name of that letter be written in tengwar
      >in Q. with the use of the tengwa uure itself (as Tolkien
      >writes in Appendix E it should be). So far, it looks as if >uure was
      used in Q. only for the
      >diphts (Nam.).

      I once proposed that perhaps the word/name 'úre' was originally
      written as 'u' curl over úre, a 'uw' diphthong representing 'ú',
      based on similar usage in the sarati. For me, the tengwar spelling of
      'yanta' presents more of a problem!

      Cuio mae, Danny.