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Astulat, the Bony ridge, was the name of a hill only mentioned in a manuscript about Elvish grammar.[1] Nothing else is known about this place.

[edit] Etymology

The name Astulat is Qenya for "Bony ridge", composed of astula ("bony") + hat ("ridge (comb, crest)").[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, "Qenya Noun Structure", in Parma Eldalamberon XXI (edited by Christopher Gilson, Patrick H. Wynne and Arden R. Smith), pp. 27, 37
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