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Celebros

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Celebros
Physical Description
TypeRiver
LocationPoured into Taeglin from Brethil
RealmsDoriath
General Information
EtymologyS. celeb "silver" + ros "foam"
EventsDeath of Glaurung, leap of Nienor Níniel
ReferencesReferences Needed

Celebros was a river of Beleriand, a tributary to Taeglin that flowed past Brethil forest. It included the fall Dimrost.

Glaurung was slain by Túrin near where this river met Taeglin, and Nienor Níniel committed suicide by jumping into it.