N. Hithdilias loc.

N. Hithdilias, loc.

Earlier name for S. Hithaeglir appearing in the Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s (TI/124). It seems to be a combination of hîth “mist” and the lenited form of otherwise unattested tilias (“?mountain range”), as suggested by Roman Rausch (EE/2.16).

References ✧ TI/124; TII/Eredhithui



hîth “mist” ✧ TI/124 (Hith)
*tilias “?mountain range” soft-mutation ✧ TI/124 (dilias)