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Soronúmë was one of the constellations of stars set in the heavens of Arda by Varda.

BiographyEdit

Soronúmë was created by Varda from the ancient stars in preparation for the Awakening of the Elves and as with Anarrima, Wilwarin, Telumendil, Menelmacar, and Valacirca, she set them in the heavens as signs to come.[1]

EtymologyEdit

Soronúmë means "Eagle-west" in Quenya, from soron ("eagle") and númë ("West").[2][3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter III: "Of the Coming of the Elves and the Captivity of Melkor"
  2. The Silmarillion, Appendix: Elements in Quenya and Sindarin names
  3. The History of Middle-earth, Vol. 5: The Lost Road and Other Writings, Part Three: "The Etymologies"

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