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'''Nísimaldar''' was the country around the haven of [[Eldalondë]] on [[Númenor|Númenor's]] western coasts.  It was the only place in Númenor where [[mallorn]] trees grew brought by [[Tol Eressëa]], and it was from the stock of these that the [[Golden Wood]] of [[Lothlórien|Lórien]] came.
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'''Nísimaldar''' was the country around the haven of [[Eldalondë]] on [[Númenor|Númenor's]] western coasts.<ref>{{UT|NMap}}</ref> It was the only place in Númenor where [[mallorn]] trees grew brought by [[Tol Eressëa]], and it was from the stock of these that the [[Golden Wood]] of [[Lothlórien|Lórien]] came.<ref name="Numenor">{{UT|Numenor}}</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The name means '[[Fragrant Trees]]', and it was so called because of the great variety of rare and beautiful [[trees]] that grew there.
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The name means '[[Fragrant Trees]]', and it was so called because of the great variety of rare and beautiful [[trees]] that grew there.<ref name="Numenor"/>
 
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Revision as of 05:55, 21 September 2011

Nísimaldar by Matěj Čadil

Nísimaldar was the country around the haven of Eldalondë on Númenor's western coasts.[1] It was the only place in Númenor where mallorn trees grew brought by Tol Eressëa, and it was from the stock of these that the Golden Wood of Lórien came.[2]

Etymology

The name means 'Fragrant Trees', and it was so called because of the great variety of rare and beautiful trees that grew there.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "[Map of] Númenórë"
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "A Description of the Island of Númenor"