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Nan Curunír

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'''Nan Curunír''', [[Sindarin]] for "Saruman's Vale", was the name given in the late [[Third Age]] to the valley in the southern feet of the [[Misty Mountains]] where [[Isengard]] stood. The name is taken from [[Curunír]], the [[Sindarin]] name of the [[Wizards|Wizard]] [[Saruman]], who dwelt there.
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'''Nan Curunír''' was the name given in the late [[Third Age]] to the valley in the southern feet of the [[Misty Mountains]] where [[Isengard]] stood. The name is taken from [[Curunír]], the [[Sindarin]] name of the [[Wizards|Wizard]] [[Saruman]], who dwelt there.
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==Etymology==
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''Nan Curunír'' is [[Sindarin]] for "Saruman's Vale", consisting of ''[[nan]]'' and ''[[Curunír]]''.
 
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Revision as of 17:34, 14 November 2010

Nan Curunír was the name given in the late Third Age to the valley in the southern feet of the Misty Mountains where Isengard stood. The name is taken from Curunír, the Sindarin name of the Wizard Saruman, who dwelt there.

Etymology

Nan Curunír is Sindarin for "Saruman's Vale", consisting of nan and Curunír.