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Arsiriand is one of the rejected names of Beleriand which J.R.R. Tolkien "jotted down - - - on a page of rough working for the opening of the Lay [of Leithian]" when he was probably searching for a replacement of Broseliand, used so far.
All in all there were eight of these names: Golodhinand, Noldórinan, Geleriand, Bladorinand, Belaurien, Arsiriand, Lassiriand, and Ossiriand.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lays of Beleriand, page 160