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Eldalondë

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Latest revision as of 23:01, 9 July 2012

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Eldalondë
Physical Description
TypePort city
RealmsNúmenor
InhabitantsNúmenóreans
DescriptionMost beautiful of all of Númenor' havens
General Information
Other namesEldalondë the Green

Eldalondë (Quenya elda "of the Eldar" + londë "land-locked haven") was a haven on the western shores of Númenor, at the mouth of the River Nunduinë.[1] It was built in the middle of the coast of Númenor's great western bight, between the arms of the wide Bay of Eldanna, in the region known as Nísimaldar, where the Fragrant Trees grew in high numbers.[2]

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "[Map of] Númenórë"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "A Description of the Island of Númenor"