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|Realms||Gondor (? - T.A. 1636), Mordor (T.A. 1980 - T.A. 3019)|
|Inhabitants||Men, Orcs, Shelob|
|Description||Guarded pass into Mordor|
|Etymology||S. cirith "pass, cleft" + ungol "spider"|
|Events||Quest of the Ring|
|References||The Two Towers, The Return of the King|
It is not known whether the pass and the tower were called Cirith Ungol when the Men of Gondor held it since Shelob could not have inhabited the cavernous entrance of the pass at that time.