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'''Aerie''' was an almost certainly mythical [[Elves|Elven]] realm probably invented by [[Bilbo Baggins]] for his poem [[Errantry]] where Aerie's Elven-knights dared a mariner.<ref>{{ATB|Errantry}}</ref> The name is obviously an imitation of [[Elvish]] sounds.{{fact}}
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'''Aerie''' was an almost certainly mythical [[Elves|Elven]] realm probably invented by [[Bilbo Baggins]] for his poem [[Errantry]] where Aerie's Elven-knights dared a mariner.<ref>{{ATB|Errantry}}</ref> The name is obviously fictional, made to resemble an [[Elvish]] one.<ref>[[Robert Foster]], ''[[The Complete Guide to Middle-earth]]'', entry Aerie</ref>
 
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Revision as of 17:01, 30 March 2012

Aerie was an almost certainly mythical Elven realm probably invented by Bilbo Baggins for his poem Errantry where Aerie's Elven-knights dared a mariner.[1] The name is obviously fictional, made to resemble an Elvish one.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Adventures of Tom Bombadil, "Errantry"
  2. Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth, entry Aerie
Legendary Locations in Arda
Mountains:  Astulat · Merlock Mountains
 Regions:  Belmarie · Fantasie · Sindanórie · Thellamie · Last Desert
Rivers:  Derrilyn
Other:  Aerie · Caverns of the Oaritsi · Gorbelgod · Tode