N. Mindor Uilas loc. “*Isolated Mountain of Ever-leaf”

N. Mindor Uilas, loc. “*Isolated Mountain of Ever-leaf”

One of the beacon hills in Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s (WR/233). It is a combination of various elements, perhaps mind- “isolated” plus -or “mountain” and ui¹ “ever” plus lhass “leaf”, as suggested by Roman Rausch (3.22).

References ✧ WR/233; WRI/Mindor Uilas


mindon “tower, isolated hill (especially a hill with a watchtower)”
orod “mountain”
ui¹ “ever”
lhass “leaf”