Echuir

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Echuir was the Sindarin name for the Stirring, the Elvish season that lay before Spring.[1][2] In the Reckoning of Rivendell it was the last season of the year, and corresponded more or less to the 54 days between 11 February and 4 April in the Shire Calendar.[3]

See also: Coirë

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated, "Part One: The End of the Third Age: XI. The Epilogue", pp. 128-9
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated, "Index I: To Part One The End of the Third Age" (entry "Stirring")
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix D, "The Calendars"
Calendar of Imladris
Meaning: 'First Day' 'Spring' 'Summer' 'Autumn' 'Middle Days' 'Fading' 'Winter' 'Stirring' 'Last Day'
Quenya: Yestarë Tuilë Lairë Yávië Enderi Quellë Hrívë Coirë Mettarë
Sindarin: Ethuil Laer Iavas Firith Rhîw Echuir