S. Dagnir [nd-] m. “*Slayer”

S. Dagnir [nd-], m. “*Slayer”

One of the twelve companions of Barahir (S/155). His name seems be the noun dagnir “slayer” used as a name.

Conceptual Development: In Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s, this character was first named N. Dengar, soon changed to N. Dagnir (SM/319).

References ✧ LBI; SI; WJI


dagnir “slayer, bane”

N. Dagnir [nd-] m.

See S. Dagnir for discussion.

References ✧ LRI; SM/319; SMI/Dagnir, Dengar