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Elerrína

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

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

[edit] 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-