ᴱQ. Evadrien loc. “Coast of Iron”
The region of “the West” in the earliest Lost Tales glossed “Coast of Iron” (LT2/313), changed from Erenol (LT2/334). Its etymology is unclear.
References ✧ LT2/313, 334; LT2I/Erenol, Evadrien
ᴱQ. Eriollo loc. “Ironcliffs”
Qenya name for G. Angol appearing in the Gnomish Lexicon from the 1910s (GL/19), a compound of ere(n) “iron” and ollo “cliff” according to Christopher Tolkien (LT1A/Eriol). In the tales themselves this name appeared as Erenol, but was soon changed to Evadrien.
References ✧ GL/19; LT1A/Eriol; LT1I/Eriol; LT2/334; LT2I/Erenol, Evadrien
|ere(n)||“iron, steel”||✧ LT1A/Eriol|
|ollo||“cliff, seaward precipice”||✧ LT1A/Eriol|