S. Eryn Vorn loc. “Dark Wood”

S. Eryn Vorn, loc. “Dark Wood”
A forested cape south of the mouth of Baranduin first named on the Pauline Bayne map of Middle-earth from 1970 (RC/lxv). The name is translated “Dark Wood”, a combination of eryn “woods” and the lenited form of morn “dark”.

References ✧ RC/lxv; UTI/Eryn Vorn



eryn “wood, forest (of trees)” ✧ RC/lxv
morn “black, dark; night” soft-mutation ✧ RC/lxv (Vorn)