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Falathren

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Falathren is a Sindarin name for Westron. It is derived from the word falas, "shore", as its first speakers settled on the shores of Middle-earth.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Appendix on Languages", The Languages at the end of the Third Age, p. 32