ᴹQ. Ando Lómen pn. “Door of Night”
Name of the “Doors of Night” leading beyond the world in Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s (SM/237, 241), also appearing as a rejected name in The Etymologies as combination of ando “door” and the genitive of lóme “night” (EtyAC/LOƷ).
References ✧ EtyAC/LOƷ; SM/237, 241; SMI/Ando Lómen
|ando||“gate, door”||✧ EtyAC/LOƷ (Ando); SM/241|
|lóme||“night, night-time, shades of night, gloom”||genitive||✧ EtyAC/LOƷ (Lómen); SM/241 (Lómen)|