Nine (was Re: [elfscript] "Strength" Tattoo and Elven numerals)
- On Monday, February 10, 2003, at 09:54 PM, John C. S. wrote:
>> Thirdly, I was wondering about Elvish numbers. Are they the same inThe tengwar are the same, assuming you're writing the digits, not
>> Quenya and Sindarin?
> I'm sorry but I do not know if the numerals are different. I believe
> tengwar would be like,
spelling out the words.
Like the difference between "5" (the digit), "five" (the word in
English) and "cinco" (the word in Spanish).
> but the pronunciation and actual words wouldQuenya 9 is nertë
> *probably* be different. (I don't know Sindarin numerals, sorry).
Sindarin 9 is neder
Counting in Elvish is also a FAQ. See