N. Nelen loc. “Gore, Angle”
Earliest name for Egladil in Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s (TI/242), also appearing in the longer form Nelennas (TI/245). It is probably related to the root ᴹ√NEL from which nelthil “triangle” is derived, as suggested by Roman Rausch (EE/2.29).
References ✧ TI/242, 244-245, 268, 288; TII/Nelen, Nelennas