This name appeared in tales of the Fall of Númenor from the 1930s, first as the name of the island (LR/11) and then as the name of its capital city (LR/14). This name is a compound of númen “west” and osto “city”.
proper name. Númenos
- Númenos → Armenelos ✧ LR/030
- Númenos → Armenelos ✧ PMI/Númenos
Word Gloss númen “west” osto “city, town with wall round, fort”