Tolkien Gateway

Tolkien Gateway is 10 years old. Sign up today to edit TG and help us grow for years to come.


pella is a Quenya word meaning "beyond".[1]

[edit] Etymology

[edit] Examples

"Andúnë pella, Vardo tellumar ('beyond the West, beneath the blue vaults of Varda')[2]"


  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), pp. 65, 92
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Donald Swann, The Road Goes Ever On, "Namárië (Farewell)", line 5