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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>
 
'''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>
 
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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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In [[Qenya]] ''Alalminórë'' is glossed "Land of Elms",<ref>{{PE|15}}, p. 5</ref> which the [[Gnomes]] also call '''''Gar Lossion''''', or the "Place of Flowers".<ref name=LTI16/>
 
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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.[1]

Etymology

In Qenya Alalminórë is glossed "Land of Elms",[2] 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
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Sí Qente Feanor and Other Elvish Writings", in Parma Eldalamberon XV (edited by Christopher Gilson, Arden R. Smith, Patrick H. Wynne, and Bill Welden), p. 5