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Belmarie

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Belmarie was the name of a country in the poem Errantry by Bilbo Baggins.[1] The name was not actually Elvish but an invention in the Elvish style.[2]

It is unknown if Belmarie referred to an actual river in Middle-earth, or if it was just an invention by the poet.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Adventures of Tom Bombadil, "Errantry"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Adventures of Tom Bombadil, "Preface"