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'''Mindeb''' was a river of [[Beleriand]], a northern tributary to [[Sirion]].
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The '''Mindeb''' was a river of [[Beleriand]], a northern tributary to the river [[Sirion]].
 
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The Mindeb began in the [[Ered Gorgoroth]] near the Pass of Anarch, and was met by a tributary coming from the [[Crissaegrim]]. It formed the boundary between [[Dimbar]] and Nan Durgotheb.
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It formed the western border of the forest of Neldoreth in [[Doriath]] and was part of the Girdle of [[Melian]].
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The Mindeb began in the [[Ered Gorgoroth]] near the [[Pass of Anach]], and was met by a tributary coming from the [[Crissaegrim]]. Upon its western bank was the land of [[Dimbar]] while on the east were the valley of [[Nan Dungortheb]] and the forest of [[Neldoreth]].<ref>{{S|Map}}</ref>  In its lower reaches it bordered [[Doriath]] and thus was part of the [[Girdle of Melian]].<ref>{{S|Sindar}}</ref>
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Latest revision as of 15:11, 16 January 2013

The Mindeb was a river of Beleriand, a northern tributary to the river Sirion.

The Mindeb began in the Ered Gorgoroth near the Pass of Anach, and was met by a tributary coming from the Crissaegrim. Upon its western bank was the land of Dimbar while on the east were the valley of Nan Dungortheb and the forest of Neldoreth.[1] In its lower reaches it bordered Doriath and thus was part of the Girdle of Melian.[2]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Map of Beleriand and the Lands to the North"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Sindar"