MERCHILD

oar (child of the sea), MERMAID oaris (oarits-), oarwen (prob. *oarwend-) (so in LT1:263 – read ëaris, ëarwen in Tolkien's later Quenya, since the word for "sea" was altered to ëar?)

Quettaparma Quenyallo (English-Quenya). 2014.

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