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}}'''Ar-Zimrathôn''' was the son and heir to [[Ar-Adûnakhôr]], and became the twenty-first [[King of Númenor]]. His father was the first King to take his name in the [[Adûnaic]] tongue, and Ar-Zimrathôn established this tradition by doing the same, though the [[Quenya]] form of his name, [[Tar-Hostamir]], was also recorded.  
 
}}'''Ar-Zimrathôn''' was the son and heir to [[Ar-Adûnakhôr]], and became the twenty-first [[King of Númenor]]. His father was the first King to take his name in the [[Adûnaic]] tongue, and Ar-Zimrathôn established this tradition by doing the same, though the [[Quenya]] form of his name, [[Tar-Hostamir]], was also recorded.  
 
''Zimrathôn'' seems to mean "Collector of Jewels" in [[Adûnaic]], though this can only be asserted from his Quenya name.
 
  
 
Ar-Zimrathôn held the Sceptre of [[Númenor]] for seventy-one years, and was succeeded by his son, who ruled as [[Ar-Sakalthôr]].<ref>{{UT|Kings}}, Ar-Zimrathôn</ref>
 
Ar-Zimrathôn held the Sceptre of [[Númenor]] for seventy-one years, and was succeeded by his son, who ruled as [[Ar-Sakalthôr]].<ref>{{UT|Kings}}, Ar-Zimrathôn</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''Zimrathôn'' seems to mean "Collector of Jewels" in [[Adûnaic]], though this can only be asserted from his Quenya name. His [[Quenya]] name, ''Tar-Hostamir'' means "Collector of Jewels" from ''[[hosta]]'', "gather, collect" and ''[[mir]]'', "jewel".{{fact}}
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Ar-Zimrathôn
Númenórean
Biographical Information
Other namesTar-Hostamir (Q)
TitlesKing of Númenor
LocationNúmenor
AffiliationKing's Men
LanguageAdûnaic
BirthS.A. 2798
RuleS.A. 2962 - 3033 (71 years)
DeathS.A. 3033 (aged 235)
Family
HouseHouse of Elros
ParentageAr-Adûnakhôr
ChildrenAr-Sakalthôr
Physical Description
GenderMale
Ar-Zimrathôn was the son and heir to Ar-Adûnakhôr, and became the twenty-first King of Númenor. His father was the first King to take his name in the Adûnaic tongue, and Ar-Zimrathôn established this tradition by doing the same, though the Quenya form of his name, Tar-Hostamir, was also recorded.

Ar-Zimrathôn held the Sceptre of Númenor for seventy-one years, and was succeeded by his son, who ruled as Ar-Sakalthôr.[1]

[edit] Genealogy

Tar-Ardamin
 
 
 
 
Ar-Adûnakhôr
 
 
 
 
AR-ZIMRATHÔN
 
 
 
 
Ar-Sakalthôr


[edit] Etymology

Zimrathôn seems to mean "Collector of Jewels" in Adûnaic, though this can only be asserted from his Quenya name. His Quenya name, Tar-Hostamir means "Collector of Jewels" from hosta, "gather, collect" and mir, "jewel".[source?]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor", Ar-Zimrathôn
Ar-Zimrathôn
House of Elros
Born: S.A. 2798 Died: S.A. 3033
Preceded by:
Ar-Adûnakhôr
21st King of Númenor
S.A. 2962 - 3033
Followed by:
Ar-Sakalthôr