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Elerrína

See Taniquetil for the main article on this subject.

Elerrína was another name for the mountain Taniquetil. The name "Elerrína" translates to "Crowned with Stars" (elen + rína).[1]

Other versions of the legendarium

It is spelt "Elerína" in Etymologies.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Beginning of Days"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Part Three: "The Etymologies", EL-