From Tolkien Gateway
|"Tirharad" is a concept which has only appeared in an adaptation of the works of J.R.R. Tolkien.|
|Tirharad in The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power|
|Location||The Southlands of Middle-earth|
|Description||Within sight of the Watchtower of Ostirith.|
|People and History|
|Inhabitants||Bronwyn, Rowan, Theo, Tredwill, Tredwill's cow, and Waldreg|
|Destroyed||Eruption of Orodruin|
Tirharad was a Southlander village that was located within the Southlands of Middle-earth during the late Second Age. Tirharad was invented by Amazon Studios for The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power.
History[edit | edit source]
The village was located in the Southlands of Middle-earth, and specifically in the Plateau of Gorgoroth. It was destroyed by the eruption of Orodruin, causing the survivors to abandon the place.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
Tirharad is likely a Sindarin word meaning southwatch, being possibly comprised of the elements Tir ("watch") and Harad ("south").
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings on Prime, "Get to know the Southlanders in #TheRingsOfPower" dated 17 August 2022, Twitter (accessed 17 August 2022)
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, "Udûn"
- ↑ The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, "The Eye"