Tolkien Gateway

Nan Dungortheb

Revision as of 06:02, 16 July 2006 by Ebakunin (Talk | contribs)

Nan Dungortheb was the dreadful valley in northern Beleriand that ran west to east between the haunted mountains of the Ered Gorgoroth and the enchanted northern marches of Doriath.

Nan Dungortheb means "Valley of Western Horror" in Sindarin (from nan = "valley", dûn = "west", and gortheb = "horror").