Quenya Verb Models

This is the list of 40 Quenya verb conjugation models currently configured. Unlike most languages, Quenya lacks a settled naming or numbering scheme for the verb conjugations, so we just use the convention here of saying a verb X “goes like” verb Y; in this case we call Y a “model verb”.

In each model entry below, you have the following links:


Group Model Tengwar Notes

1 cal  First conjugation: Basic verb, with -ll- or -ld- in preterite.
Found 38 other verbs like this: col (), entul (), enyal (), hótul (), mel ()...
1 cen  First conjugation: Basic verb.
Found 84 other verbs like this: accar (), ahtar (), apsen (), aucir (), avatyar ()...
1 ceþ  First conjugation: Basic verb, with -ss- or -ns- in preterite.
Found twelve other verbs like this: ecceþ (), niþ (), paþ (), ras (), hris ()...
1 lav  First conjugation, in -[aei][vw].
Found 15 other verbs like this: cav (), nav (), nav (), nev (), sav ()...
1 lu  First conjugation, with dropped final -G.
1 mac  First conjugation: Basic verb, with n-swap in preterite.
Found 64 other verbs like this: aquet (), cat (), ec (), endaquet (), enquet ()...
1 nef  First conjugation: Basic verb, with f>pp in preterite.
Found two other verbs like this: raf (), ef ()
1 nir  First conjugation: Basic verb in -r from root -d, with r>nd in preterite.
Found four other verbs like this: har (), ñwar (), yor (), quor ()
1 tup  First conjugation: Basic verb, with n(>m)-swap in preterite.
Found 14 other verbs like this: ap (), untup (), ambahep (), hep (), lap ()...
1 tuv  First conjugation, in -ov/-uv/-ow/-uw. Contracted future.
Found four other verbs like this: cuv (), ruv (), sov (), suv ()

2 carpa  Second conjugation: Long verb, in -p.
Found two other verbs like this: sulpa (), falpa ()
2 elma  Second conjugation: Long verb, in -C with -CCe in preterite.
2 nahta  Second conjugation: Verb with -hta from -c + -ta.
Found 21 other verbs like this: hehta (), nehta (), nuhta (), rehta (), rihta ()...
2 pahta  Second conjugation: Long verb, with -hta from -cVt.
2 talta  Second conjugation: Long verb.
Found eight other verbs like this: alca (), palta (), lerca (), persa (), salca ()...
2 valda  Second conjugation: Long verb in -D.
Found one other verb like this: quilda ()

3 cúna  Third conjugation: A-verb, with long root vowel.
Found 26 other verbs like this: aina (), eterúna (), háca (), mína (), óla ()...
3 fara  Third conjugation: A-verb, with classic preterite.
Found six other verbs like this: nattira (), ora (), sana (), tana (), ósana ()...
3 lauya  Third conjugation: A-verb, with long root vowel and -W/-Y/-G.
Found six other verbs like this: oloiya (), váya (), miuya (), nauya (), veuya ()...
3 pata  Third conjugation: A-verb.
Found 19 other verbs like this: ala (), ala (), aþa (), ava (), haþa ()...

4 fifíru  Fourth conjugation: U-verb, with long root vowel.
Found three other verbs like this: cacátu (), cainu (), eccuinu ()
4 liru  Fourth conjugation: U-verb.
Found nine other verbs like this: hlapu (), turu (), haru (), heru (), loru ()...
4 miqu  Fourth conjugation: Spurious U-verb in -gw/-cw, like basic.
Found five other verbs like this: iqu (), pequ (), quaqua (), siqu (), tiqu ()
4 nicu  Fourth conjugation: U-verb, in -cu (-cw).
4 nurru  Fourth conjugation: U-verb, with long final consonant.
Found three other verbs like this: indu (), holtu (), hundu ()

5 caita  Fifth conjugation: Spurious -yt formative.
Found eleven other verbs like this: cíta (), coita (), cuita (), húta (), laita ()...
5 ista  Fifth conjugation: With VC root inversion.
Found two other verbs like this: amorta (), orta ()
5 lenweta  Fifth conjugation: Formative verb.
Found one other verb like this: ninquita ()
5 núya  Fifth conjugation: U before -YA
Found two other verbs like this: andúya (), lóya ()
5 sirya  Fifth conjugation: Formative verb.
Found eight other verbs like this: arya (), harya (), orya (), urya (), vanya ()...

6 tulta  Sixth conjugation: Causative verb, in -ta.
Found 196 other verbs like this: airita (), andúta (), anta (), apta (), asta ()...
6 tulya  Sixth conjugation: Causative verb, in -ya.
Found 82 other verbs like this: ahya (), alya (), antorya (), anya (), aþya ()...

7 telconta  Seventh conjugation: Derivative verb.
Found 50 other verbs like this: appa (), arca (), cenda (), hranga (), ilca ()...
7 tengwa  Seventh conjugation: Derivative verb in -gw/cw, other future.
Found one other verb like this: tarqua ()

8 mai  Special case: mai
8  Special case: naa
Found one other verb like this: ()
8 oi  Special case: oi
8 teä  Special case: te(ng)a
Found one other verb like this: ()
8 ui  Special case: ui
8 öa  Special case: oa

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