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Eldalótë

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Eldalôtë was a Noldorin lady and wife of Angrod. Her son was Orodreth, a lord of Nargothrond. She does not seem to have joined her husband and son into exile, as she is not mentioned in any of the tales of Beleriand.

Eldalôtë means "High-elven Flower" in Quenya (from Elda = "High Elf" and lótë = "flower"). The Sindarin version of her name is Edhellos (also spelled Eðellos).

Genealogy

          Finarfin = Eärwen
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Finrod    Angrod = ELDALÔTË     Aegnor     Galadriel
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              Orodreth
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      Gil-galad       Finduilas