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In [[Quenya]] '''Alalminórë''' is glossed Land of Elms, which the [[Gnomes]] also call [[Gar Lossion]], or the Place of Flowers.
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'''Alalminórë''' was a region in the centre of the island of [[Tol Eressëa]], being its fairest realm. The city of [[Kortirion]] was situated in Alalminórë.<ref name=LTI16>{{LT1|I}}, p. 16</ref>
This region is accounted the centre of the island of [[Tol Eressëa]] and its fairest realm; one of the provinces of [[Inwinórë]] in which is situated [[Kortirion]].
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==Etymology==
 
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In [[Qenya]] ''Alalminórë'' is glossed Land of Elms, which the [[Gnomes]] also call '''''Gar Lossion''''', or the Place of Flowers.<ref name=LTI16/>
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Revision as of 19:08, 7 March 2012

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This article's canonicity is disputed.

Alalminórë was a region in the centre of the island of Tol Eressëa, being its fairest realm. The city of Kortirion was situated in Alalminórë.[1]

Etymology

In Qenya Alalminórë is glossed Land of Elms, which the Gnomes also call Gar Lossion, or the Place of Flowers.[1]

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part One, "The Cottage of Lost Play", p. 16