, pron. [ˌkaliˈondo]
) was a Númenórean
of royal blood, and was the son of Eärendur
, who was the younger son of King Tar-Amandil
. He himself had one son, Malantur
. Almost nothing is known of his life.
Caliondo appears to be a longer form of the name Calion (cf. Tar-Calion), which means "Son of Light" in Quenya.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Aldarion and Erendis: The Mariner's Wife", "The earlier generations of the Line of Elros"