ᴹQ. Tirmindon loc.

ᴹQ. Tirmindon, loc.

An earlier name for Amon Hen appearing in Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s (TI/364), apparently a combination of some form of the root ᴹ√TIR having to do with watching and mindon “tower”, as suggested by Roman Rausch (EE/2.61).

References ✧ TI/364; TII/Amon Hen



ᴹ√TIR “watch, guard”
#mindon “(isolated) tower”