S. Aravorn m.

S. Aravorn, m.

The 9th chieftain of the Dúnedain (LotR/1038). The initial element of his name is the prefix ar(a)- “noble”. Its final element might be the lenited form vorn of morn “black” or *born² “(stead)fast”, also seen in Baravorn (as suggested by David Salo, GS/342).

References ✧ LotRI; PMI


ar(a)- “noble, royal, high”
morn “black, dark; night”