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'''Fanuidhol''' was called [[Cloudyhead]], one of the three peaks in the [[Misty Mountains]] (with [[Caradhras]] and [[Celebdil]]) that lay above the ancient dwarf-city of [[Khazad-dûm]].<ref>{{FR|II3}}</ref>
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'''Fanuidhol''' was one of the three peaks in the [[Misty Mountains]] (with [[Caradhras]] and [[Celebdil]]) that lay above the ancient dwarf-city of [[Khazad-dûm]].<ref>{{FR|II3}}</ref>
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A short name used by the [[Dwarves]] was '''Shathûr''' - in full '''Bundushathûr'''. It has the same meaning in [[Khuzdul]] as ''Fanuidhol'' in [[Sindarin]] -  they both mean '''Cloudyhead'''.
 
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Revision as of 07:38, 14 February 2013

Fanuidhol
Fanuidhol
Tengwar, Sindarin mode

Fanuidhol was one of the three peaks in the Misty Mountains (with Caradhras and Celebdil) that lay above the ancient dwarf-city of Khazad-dûm.[1] A short name used by the Dwarves was Shathûr - in full Bundushathûr. It has the same meaning in Khuzdul as Fanuidhol in Sindarin - they both mean Cloudyhead.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Ring Goes South"