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Evendim was a Hobbitish name to refer to the dusk of the evening.[1]

It was also used to refer to the lands around Annúminas in western Arnor, and especially to the Hills and Lake of that region.[source?]



The name is composed by an element for "evening", and dim which refers to dusk/gloaming.[2]

Portrayal in Adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Evendim is a region of Eriador with Lake Evendim dominating most of the map. On the southern coast of the lake lies Annúminas. Oatbarton

See also


  1. Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Nomenclature of The Lord of the Rings" in Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull (eds), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 773