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'''Hither Shore''' was a term used especially by the [[Elves]] for the mortal lands of [[Middle-earth]], a reminder of the far distant shores of Aman. In [[First Age]] [[Sindarin]], it also had a more specific meaning, since it translates into that language as the name [[Nevrast]], a cold seaward region in the northwest of [[Beleriand]].
 
'''Hither Shore''' was a term used especially by the [[Elves]] for the mortal lands of [[Middle-earth]], a reminder of the far distant shores of Aman. In [[First Age]] [[Sindarin]], it also had a more specific meaning, since it translates into that language as the name [[Nevrast]], a cold seaward region in the northwest of [[Beleriand]].
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'''Hither Shore''' is also the title of the bilingual (German and English) annual published by the German Tolkien Society (Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft/DTG). Think of it roughly as the German equivalent of [[Tolkien Studies]]. Visit the webpage for Hiter Shore at [http://www.tolkiengesellschaft.de/deutsche-tolkien-gesellschaft/hither-shore/].

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Hither Shore was a term used especially by the Elves for the mortal lands of Middle-earth, a reminder of the far distant shores of Aman. In First Age Sindarin, it also had a more specific meaning, since it translates into that language as the name Nevrast, a cold seaward region in the northwest of Beleriand.


Hither Shore is also the title of the bilingual (German and English) annual published by the German Tolkien Society (Deutsche Tolkien Gesellschaft/DTG). Think of it roughly as the German equivalent of Tolkien Studies. Visit the webpage for Hiter Shore at [1].