Q. Palarran pn. “Far Wanderer”

Q. Palarran, pn. “Far Wanderer”

Name of one of the ships of Aldarion translated “Far Wanderer” (UT/178). This name is likely a compound of palan “far” and some form of the root RAN “wander”, with the final -n of palan assimilated to the r- of ran (as with Elerrína).

References ✧ UT/178, 401; UTI



palan “far, wide, afar, distant” assimilated ✧ UT/401
RAN “wander, stray, meander, go on an uncertain course, go aside from a course (commanded or self-chosen); err”