Q. Númerrámar pn. “West-wings”

Q. Númerrámar, pn. “West-wings”

The ship in which Aldarion first sailed from Númenor to Middle Earth, translated “West-wings” (UT/175). It is a compound of númen “west” and the plural of ráma “wing”, with the final -n of númen assimilated to the r.

References ✧ UT/175; UTI/Númerramar



númen “west, direction or region of the sunset, occident, (lit.) going down” assimilated
ráma “wing”