S. Amon Darthir loc.

S. Amon Darthir, loc.

A mountain near the house of Húrin (UT/68). This first element is clearly amon “hill”, and the second might be a form of the verb [N.] dartha- “to endure”, so perhaps “*Enduring Hill”.

References ✧ LT2I/Amon Darthir; UTI/Amon Darthir; WJI/Amon Darthir


amon “hill, mountain with steep sides; lump, clump, mass”
N. dartha-? “to wait, stay, remain, last, endure”