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Bar Erib was a fortress stronghold in the land of Dor-Cúarthol in the West Beleriand.

According to The Atlas of Middle-earth, Bar Erib stood just outside the Andram east of the Falls of Sirion about fifty miles south of Amon Rûdh.[1]

HistoryEdit

Bar Erib was one of the places defended by Beleg Cúthalion, Túrin Turambar, and his band of outlaws for the time that their alliance lasted.[2][3]

EtymologyEdit

Bar Erib is Sindarin for 'Dwelling of the Lonely Ones'.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. The Atlas of Middle-earth, The First Age, The Elder Days, "Beleriand and the Lands to the North"
  2. Unfinished Tales, Part One: The First Age, II: "Narn i Chîn Húrin" (The Tale of the Children of Húrin)
  3. 3.0 3.1 The Children of Húrin, Narn i Chîn Húrin, The Tale of the Children of Húrin, VIII: "The Land of Bow and Helm"

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