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Goldenhead

The literal translation of Hador's Sindarin surname Lórindol.[1] The name was a reference to Hador's golden hair, and so the alternative English translation "Golden-haired", while less literally correct, is occasionally seen.

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names", Hador