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Ulmondil (Q. 'Friend of Ulmo') was one of the epithets of Tuor.[1] Tuor was a man chosen and guided by the Vala Ulmo to do great deeds, and throughout his life harboured a sea-longing that eventually drove him to depart from Middle-earth in his ship Eärrámë.

[edit] Etymology

The name contains the name Ulmo and the well known Quenya ending -ndil

[edit] See also


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", (ii) The House of Hador, p. 235