Q. Hirilondë pn. “Haven-finder”

Q. Hirilondë, pn. “Haven-finder”

A ship built by the Númenórean prince Aldarion to explore Middle-earth (UT/192). It initial element is likely related to the verb hir- “to find”, likely a basic form from the root √KHIR “find”. The second element is londë “haven”. A more literal translation might be “*Find Haven”.

References ✧ UT/192; UTI



hir- “to find” aorist
londë “(land-locked) haven”