ring (“cold”) + lô (“shallow lake, fenland”)
noun. cold water
place name. Chillflood
Conceptual Development: In Lord of the Rings drafts from the 1940s, this name first appeared as N. Ringlo with a short o (WR/287).
Word Gloss ring “cold, chill, cold, chill, [G.] cool” l(h)ô “flood, fenland, flood, fenland; [G.] pool, lake”
- Ringlo ✧ PE17/096; PE17/136 (Ringlo); PE17/136 (Ringlo); VT48/27 (Ringlo); VT48/27 (Ringlo); VT48/28
- ringlo ✧ PE17/137