Re: [quenya] Help
- Aiya !
Alex Bolton wrote :
> true u raise some good points, and i know the difference between runes andas
> spoken language but my first intention was to learn the runes then maybe
> ascend to the spoken language itself later. i would appreciate your help
> you seem to be knowledgeable in the ways of quenyaFor the runes and writting systems, you should look at the Elfscript mailing
list : http://groups.yahoo.com/group/elfscript/
To learn more about quenya and others languages of Pr. Tolkien, you should
go to the Elfling mailing list : http://groups.yahoo.com/group/elfling
Ardalambion is a great site you should look at :
When you will know enough to make some sentences in quenya, you'll be able
to come back to this list and post in this tongue.
> please may you send me a list of common helpful words i could use tostart to build simple words and sentances so i may begin to post in
There is a good wordlist to start with at Ardalambion :
But to write in quenya you'll have to learn the grammar also and I advice
you to read Helge's very good quenya course :
> i would write accutes but i cannot be bothered to find the symbol is what
> meant to say.OK. If you don't know how to write the accents, you can type _aa_ instead of
_á_ (some people can't see correctly the accents and it's an accepted
- Ok, i just joined your group and hope to become an active member but i
just starting introducing myself to the wonders of Tolkiens languages.
I was wondering where would be a good place to start teaching myself
Quenya...sorry if this sounds dumb but it's the best i can do.
- go to ardalambion
and download the quenya course
- I second that. I've mostly forgotten my Quenya, but I learned from his
grammar page (this was before he wrote the course).
----- Original Message -----
Sent: Saturday, January 05, 2002 3:14 PM
Subject: Re: [quenya] Help
> go to ardalambion
> and download the quenya course
> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/
- A friend asked me to translate something she wrote. Before I give her back the Quenya version, tell me if I did it right... Cuiva nwalca f�um�a! Hl�ra �manya! Caita annwalcalya �rm� ily�nna i raicann�! �rtalyar aicanar rass�t, ar anta qualini an i al�ssi! Cuiva nwalca f�umea! Hl�ra tult�anya! Caita anaistanya aha ily�nna te! ,iny� mauyalay�, �lava aiquen usina neumalyar! Cuiva nwalca f�umea! Hl�ra �manya! ,tulter� i andor morni�! ,ettult�a raucor hossinya an ohta! Cuiva nwalca f�umea! Hl�ra tult�anya! ,fainua i oira ungwaleva ,angamando ily�nna te! ,ett�la faica faireher, iny� ment�anna ely� te!