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| description=A range of hills where the [[White Towers]] were built
 
| description=A range of hills where the [[White Towers]] were built
 
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| towns=[[Undertowers]]<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref>
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==History==
 
==History==
Although [[Gil-galad]]'s kingdom didn't have clear bounds south of the [[Lune]], the [[Elves of Lindon]] maintained an outpost there.<ref>{{PM|Atani}}</ref>
 
  
In {{SA|600}}, when the first ship of the [[Númenóreans]] sailed up the [[Gulf of Lune]] there was a meeting between the men from the sea and their [[Middle Men|distant kinsmen]] in the Hills.<ref>{{UT|Wife}}</ref>
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In {{SA|600}}, when the first ship of the [[Númenóreans]] sailed up the [[Gulf of Lune]] there was a meeting between the men from the sea and their distant kinsmen in the Tower Hills.<ref>{{UT|Wife}}</ref>
  
 
The White Towers upon the Tower Hills were built before the end of the [[Second Age]] by [[Gil-galad]] for his friend [[Elendil]].<ref>{{S|Rings}}</ref>
 
The White Towers upon the Tower Hills were built before the end of the [[Second Age]] by [[Gil-galad]] for his friend [[Elendil]].<ref>{{S|Rings}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
The name ''Emyn Beraid'' is [[Sindarin]] from ''[[amon|emyn]]'' ("hill") and ''[[barad|beraid]]'' ("towers").<ref>{{webcite|author=Paul Strack|articleurl=http://eldamo.org/content/words/word-2710061993.html|articlename=S. ''Emyn Beraid'' loc.|dated=|website=Eldamo|accessed=1 November 2019}}</ref>
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The name Emyn Beraid is [[Sindarin]] from ''[[amon|emyn]]'' hill and ''[[barad|beraid]]'' towers.{{fact}}
  
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==See also==
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* [[:Category:Images of Tower Hills|Images of Tower Hills]]
 
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[[Category:Eriador]]
 
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