Q. Ondosto loc. “*Stone City”
A settlement in Númenor along the road between Armenelos and Andúnië (UT/169). This name is probably a compound ondo “stone” and osto “city”. Christopher Tolkien suggested that the name may be related to the stone quarries of that region (UTI/Ondosto).
Reference ✧ UTI/Ondosto
|ondo||“stone (as a material), (large mass of) rock”||✧ UTI/Ondosto|
|osto||“fortress, stronghold, strong place”|