S. Amon Ethir loc. “Hill of Spies”

S. Amon Ethir, loc. “Hill of Spies”

An artificial hill near Nargothrond from which the Elves could observe the surrounding country. It was translated “Hill of Spies” (S/217, WJ/149), a combination of amon “hill” and ethir² “spy”.

References ✧ LT2I/Amon Ethir; S/217; SI/Amon Ethir; UTI/Amon Ethir; WJ/149; WJI/Amon Ethir



amon “hill, mountain with steep sides; lump, clump, mass” ✧ S/217
#ethir² “spy” ✧ S/217