Sindarin 

lanthir

noun. waterfall

Sindarin [S/406, PM/349] lant+sîr "falling stream". Group: SINDICT. Published by

lanthir

noun. waterfall

A word for “waterfall” in the name S. Lanthir Lamath “Waterfall of Echoing Voices” (S/235; PM/349). It is probably a combination of the variant root √LAT “fall” (more typically √DAT) and S. sîr “river”, hence “✱falling river”.

Cognates

  • ᴺQ. lantasírë “waterfall, (lit.) falling river”

Element in

Elements

WordGloss
LAT“fall (to the ground)”
sîr“river, stream”

Variations

  • Lanthir ✧ PM/349

lanthir

waterfall

lanthir (no distinct pl. form). Coll. pl. lanthiriath.

lanthir

waterfall

lanthir (no distinct pl. form). Coll. pl. lanthiriath.