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Eladar

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'''''Eladar''''' ([[Quenya|Q.]] 'Star-father') was one of the epithets of '''[[Tuor]]'''. It referred to his son, [[Eärendil]], who became the star ''[[Gil-Estel]]''.
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'''''Eladar''''' ([[Sindarin|S.]] 'Star-father') was one of the epithets of '''[[Tuor]]'''.<ref>{{WJ|West}}, ''(ii) The House of Hador'', p. 235</ref> It referred to his son, [[Eärendil]], who became the star ''[[Gil-Estel]]''.
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==Etymology==
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The name contains the elements ''[[el]]'' and ''[[adar]]''.
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==
 
* [[Ulmondil]]
 
* [[Ulmondil]]
  
==References==
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* {{HM|WJ}}, "[[Of the Coming of Men into the West]]".
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[[Category:Epithets]]
 
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Latest revision as of 02:40, 2 February 2013

Eladar (S. 'Star-father') was one of the epithets of Tuor.[1] It referred to his son, Eärendil, who became the star Gil-Estel.

[edit] Etymology

The name contains the elements el and adar.

[edit] See also

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", (ii) The House of Hador, p. 235