Sindarin

Hadhodrond

topon. Dwarrowdelf, (lit.) Dwarrowvault

The original Sindarin name and translation of Khazad-dûm (S/91, WJ/389), a compound of Hadhod “Dwarf” and rond “vault” (SA/hadhod, rond; WJ/414), changed to Moria after its fall into darkness.
Conceptual Development: Earlier Sindarin translations include Nornhabar (WJ/209) and Dornhabar (PE17/35).

[S/091.3106, SA/hadhod.003, SA/rond.020, SI/Dwarrowdelf.009, SI/Hadhodrond.001, WJ/389.2501, WJ/414.2201, WJI/Hadhodrond.001, WJI/Hadhodrond.016, WJI/Khazad-dûm.008, WJI/Nornhabar.013] Group: Eldamo. Published by

Khuzdûl

Khazad-dûm

topon. Dwarrowdelf, (lit.) Delving of the Dwarves

[LotR/0283.1611, LotRI/Khazad-dûm.001, LotRI/Moria.005, LR/274.1201, LRI/Khazaddûm.001, PE17/035.1702, PE17/047.2702, PM/024.2006, PM/044.3409, PMI/Khazad-dûm.001, RC/225.1009, RS/465.4411, RS/467.3504, RSI/Khazad-dûm.001, RSI/Khazad-dûm.015, S/091.3102, SA/hadhod.006, SI/Dwarrowdelf.008, SI/Hadhodrond.006, SI/Khazad-dûm.001, TI/117.2205, TI/166.1706, TII/Khazad-dûm.001, TII/Khazad-dûm.002, UTI/Khazad-dûm.001, WJ/209.0801, WJ/209.1101, WJ/209.1601, WJ/389.1902, WJ/397.0904, WJI/Casarrondo.003, WJI/Hadhodrond.018, WJI/Khazad-dûm.001] Group: Eldamo. Published by

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