Q. Taurelilómëa loc. “Forestmanyshadowed”

Q. Taurelilómëa, loc. “Forestmanyshadowed”

A descriptive name of Fangorn appearing in the even longer Entish description of that land: Taurelilómëa-tumbalemorna Tumbaletaurëa Lómëanor (LotR/467). The name is a combination of the partitive plural taureli “forest-many” of taurë “forest” and lómëa “shadowed” (LotR/1131, Let/308).

References ✧ Let/448; LotR/467, 1131



taurë “forest, (great) wood” partitive-plural ✧ Let/308; LotR/1131 (taureli)
#lómëa “shadowed, gloomy” ✧ LotR/1131
lómë “night, dimness, twilight, dusk, darkness” ✧ Let/308

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