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|Location||above Khazad-dûm, south of Caradhras and Fanuidhol, on the border between Eriador and Rhovanion|
|Belongs to||the Misty Mountains|
|Other names||Silvertine (Westron), Zirakzigil (Khuzdul)|
|Etymology||Celebdil: celeb - silver, dil - horn|
Zirakzigil: zirak - spike, zigil - silver
|Events||final struggle between Gandalf and Durin's Bane|
Celebdil was the southernmost of the Mountains of Moria and the Endless Stair led from the deepest halls of Khazad-dûm up to Durin's Tower on the peak of the mountain. There the final battle between Gandalf and Durin's Bane took place.
Silvertine contains tine, "spike, sharp horn".
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers, "The White Rider"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin Names", entries celeb and til
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 775