S. Ered Lithui loc. “Ashen Mountains”
Conceptual Development: In Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, this name first appeared as N. Eredlithui (TI/344) and was translated “Ash Mts [Mountains]” on early maps for The Lord of the Rings (TI/305).
References ✧ LotRI/Ashen Mountains, Ered Lithui; PE17/173; RC/765; RGEO/66; SA/lith; UTI/Ered Lithui
|orod||“mountain”||plural||✧ RC/765 (eryd/ered)|
|lithui||“ashen, ashy, of ash, ash-coloured, dusty”||✧ PE17/173; RC/765; RGEO/66; SA/lith|
N. Eredlithui loc. “Ash Mountains”
References ✧ SDI1/Ered Lithui; TI/344; TII/Ered Lithui; WRI/Ered Lithui