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'''Dwimordene''' was the name among the [[Rohirrim]] for the [[Elvish]] land of [[Lothlórien]]. The name meant "magical wood", befitting considering the superstitions the Rohirrim had of that place.
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==Etymology==
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The name means "haunted valley" in [[Old English]].<ref>[[Robert Foster]], ''[[The Complete Guide to Middle-earth]]'', entry "Dwimordene"</ref>
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