S. Haradwaith pn. “South-folk, the Harad”

S. Haradwaith, pn. “South-folk, the Harad”

Another name for the lands of the South (LotR/1045, UT/383), a combination of harad “south” and gwaith “people, region”.

Conceptual Development: In Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, the name N. Haradwaith was also used for the People of the South (TI/434) as well as “Sutherland” (TI/304).

References ✧ LotRI/Harad; UTI



harad “south”
gwaith “people; region” soft-mutation

N. Haradwaith pn. “Sutherland; Men of the South”

See S. Haradwaith for discussion.

References ✧ SDI1/Haradwaith; TI/304, 434; TII; WRI