S. Imlad Morgul loc. “Morgul Vale”
Conceptual Development: In Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, this name first appeared as N. Imlad Morghul (WR/223, note #25).
References ✧ LotR/694; LotRI/Imlad Morgul, Morgul Vale; RC/482; SA/lad
|imlad||“deep valley, narrow valley with steep sides, gap, gully”||✧ LotRI/Morgul Vale; RC/482; SA/lad|
|morgul||“black arts, sorcery, necromancy”||✧ RC/482|