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Makalaurë

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Makalaurë (Q, pron. [ˌmakaˈlaʊre]) was the mother-name of Maglor, second son of Fëanor. In the The Etymologies it is translated as "Gold-cleaver", while The Shibboleth of Feanor explains that the name might be connected to his skill in harping, whose sound was golden.

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