S. Arahad m.

S. Arahad, m.

The 7th and 10th chieftains of the Dúnedain (LotR/1038). The initial element of the name is the prefix ar(a)- “noble” and its final element might be the lenitied form had of the noun sad “place”.

Conceptual Development: In the draft of Appendix A of the Lord of the Rings, the name of Arahad II was first given as Arangar (PM/211).

References ✧ LotRI; PMI




ar(a)- “noble, royal, high”
sad? “place, spot” soft-mutation