Sindarin 


noun. mere of birds

lin (“pool, mere”) + aew (“bird”) + en (adjective suffix)

Sindarin [Tolkiendil] Group: Tolkiendil Compound Sindarin Names. Published by


place name. Lake of Birds

A lake in Nevrast named after “the multitude of birds that dwelt there” (S/119), translated “Lake of Birds” (UT/401). This name is a combination of lîn “pool” and a variant plural of aew “bird” (SA/lin¹).

Sindarin [S/119.2803; SA/lin¹.006; SI/Linaewen.001; UT/401.2401; UTI/Linaewen.001; WJI/Linaewen.001] Group: Eldamo. Published by