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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 coast.<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. Many other trees grew in this land, all of them gifts from the Eldar.<ref name="Numenor">{{UT|Numenor}}</ref>
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==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 06:40, 9 December 2012

Nísimaldar
Region
Matěj Čadil - Nísimaldar.jpg
General Information
LocationCoastal region surrounding Eldalondë in Númenor
TypeRegion
DescriptionA region filled with fragrant trees brought from Eressëa
RegionsNúmenor
InhabitantsNúmenóreans

Nísimaldar was the country around the haven of Eldalondë on Númenor's western coast.[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. Many other trees grew in this land, all of them gifts from the Eldar.[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"