Variant of Crandir, an earlier name for Celebrant in Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s (RS/433). Its first element is likely rath “course” and its second element a variant of caran “red”, as suggested by Roman Rausch (EE/1.10).
place name. Red Way
Rathgarn→ Rathcarn ✧ RS/433
Word Gloss rath “course, river-bed” caran “red”
- Rathgarn ✧ RS/433 (
Rathgarn); RSI/Rathcarn ( Rathgarn)