S. Ínias Dor-Rodyn pn. “Annals of Valinor”

S. Ínias Dor-Rodyn, pn. “Annals of Valinor”

Sindarin name of the “Annals of Valinor”, a combination of ínias “annals” and Dor-Rodyn “*Land of the Valar” (MR/200).

Conceptual Development: In Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s, this name first appeared as N. Inias Valannor in keeping with the different rules of lenition from that period, later revised to Inias Balannor (LR/202).

References ✧ MR/200; MRI/Inias Beleriand


ínias “annals” ✧ MR/200
Dor-Rodyn “*Land of the Valar” ✧ MR/200

N. Inias Valannor pn. “Annals of Valinor”

Noldorin title for the “Annals of Valinor”, a combination of ínias “annals” and the lenited form of the Noldorin name of the region, Balannor (LR/202).

See S. Ínias Dor-Rodyn for further discussion.

References ✧ LR/202; LRI/Inias Valannor; MR/200; MRI/Inias Beleriand





ínias “annals” ✧ MR/200 (Inias)
Balannor “land of the Gods in the West” ✧ MR/200