S. Dagor Aglareb pn. “Glorious Battle”

S. Dagor Aglareb, pn. “Glorious Battle”

Third great battle of the Wars of Beleriand, translated “Glorious Battle” (S/115), a combination of dagor “battle” and aglareb “glorious” (SA/aglar).

Conceptual Development: In Silmarillion drafts from the 1930s, this battle was already called N. Dagor Aglareb when it was first named (SM/329).

References ✧ S/115; SA/aglar; SI/Battles of Beleriand, Dagor Aglareb; WJ/36; WJI/Dagor Aglareb



dagor “battle” ✧ S/115
aglareb “glorious, brilliant” ✧ S/115; SA/aglar

N. Dagor Aglareb pn. “Glorious Battle”

See S. Dagor Aglareb for discussion.

References ✧ LR/127, 254; LRI/Dagor Aglareb; SM/329; SMI/Dagor Aglareb



dagor “battle”
aglareb “glorious”