S. Hador m.
Leader of the House of Hador, one of the three tribes of the Edain (S/147). This name is most likely Sindarin, simply (N.) hador “thrower” used as a name (Ety/KHAT).
Conceptual Development: In Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s, this name appeared as N. Hádor and Hador with both long and short a (LR/146) and it appeared in The Etymologies with the derivation given above (Ety/KHAT).
References ✧ LBI; LotRI; LT2I; MR/373; MRI; PMI; SI; UTI; WJI
|N. hador||“thrower (of spears and darts)”|