Wilwarin was one of the constellations of stars set in the heavens of Arda by Varda.
Wilwarin like Soronúmë, Anarrima and Menelmacar were a collection of stars gathered by Varda before the Awakening of the Elves and set in the heavens as signs to come.
Wilwarin is a Quenya word that meant 'butterfly'.
Behind the scenesEdit
Wilwarin is comparable to the constellation Cassiopeia.
- ↑ The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter III: "Of the Coming of the Elves and the Captivity of Melkor"
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 The Silmarillion, Index of Names