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Gimilzagar

Gimilzagar
Númenórean
Biographical Information
LocationNúmenor
AffiliationKing's Men
LanguageAdûnaic
BirthS.A. 2630[1]
Family
HouseHouse of Elros
ParentageTar-Calmacil[1]
SiblingsTar-Ardamin[2]
Physical Description
GenderMale

Gimilzagar was the second son of Tar-Calmacil. He was an ancestor of Inzilbêth, the mother of Tar-Palantir.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Gimilzagar is an Adûnaic name. Its meaning is not glossed, but Paul Strack suggests it likely means "Sword of Stars", being a compound of gimil ("stars") + zagar ("sword").[3]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
Tar-Alcarin
2406 - 2737
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Calmacil
2516 - 2825
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Ardamin
2618 - 2899
 
GIMILZAGAR
b. 2630
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ar-Adûnakhôr
2709 - 2962
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ar-Zimrathôn
2798 - 3033
 
 
 
 


References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor", "Notes", Note 12
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor", entry XIX Tar-Ardamin
  3. Paul Strack, "Ad. Gimilzagar m.", Eldamo - An Elvish Lexicon (accessed 25 December 2021)