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Gimilzagar

Gimilzagar
Númenórean
Biographical Information
LocationNúmenor
AffiliationKing's Men
LanguageAdûnaic
BirthS.A. 2630
Family
HouseHouse of Elros
ParentageTar-Calmacil
SiblingsTar-Ardamin
Physical Description
GenderMale
Gimilzagar was the second son of Tar-Calmacil,[1] the eighteenth ruler of Númenor. He may or may not have been the ancestor of Inzilbêth, mother of Tar-Palantir.[2]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
Tar-Alcarin
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Calmacil
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Ardamin
 
GIMILZAGAR


[edit] Etymology

Gimilzagar seems to mean "Star-sword" in Adûnaic (from gimil, 'star' and zagar, 'sword').

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, Index
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor", Note 12