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'''Ulmonan''' was the palace of [[Ulmo]] the [[Valar|Vala]] according to the [[Fall of Gondolin]].
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'''Ulmonan''' was the name (in early versions of the [[legendarium]]) of [[Ulmo]]'s mighty halls, located in the [[Ekkaia|Outer Ocean]].<ref>{{HM|LT1}}, pp. 61-2, 68, 83, 85-6, 214</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''Ulmonan'' is apparently a [[Qenya]] name; the first element is of course  ''[[Ulmo#Etymology|Ulmo]]'', while the second element was, according to [[Christopher Tolkien]], never explained by [[J.R.R. Tolkien|his father]].<ref>{{LT1|Appendix}}, p. 270</ref>
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Revision as of 16:45, 16 November 2011

"there are Tolkien's latest thoughts, his best thoughts, and his published thoughts and these are not necessarily the same." — Tolkien's Legendarium
This article is non-canon.

Ulmonan was the name (in early versions of the legendarium) of Ulmo's mighty halls, located in the Outer Ocean.[1]

Etymology

Ulmonan is apparently a Qenya name; the first element is of course Ulmo, while the second element was, according to Christopher Tolkien, never explained by his father.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part One, pp. 61-2, 68, 83, 85-6, 214
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part One, Appendix: Names in the Lost Tales – Part One, p. 270