was the second child and only daughter of Vardamir Nólimon
, heir to Elros Tar-Minyatur
, first King of Númenor
. Her older brother took up the Sceptre
. Almost nothing is known of her life.
Vardilmë's name is difficult to translate, but might mean "Devoted to Varda" in Quenya (an assimilation of Varda and -dil = "friend, lover, devoted to").
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Aldarion and Erendis: The Mariner's Wife", "The earlier generations of the Line of Elros"