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Dates
Destroyed at the end of the First Age
Location
In the hidden valley of Tumladen, among the Encircling Mountains
Race
Division
Culture
Settlements
Pronunciation
a'mon gwa'reth
Meaning
'Hill of Defence' (also translated 'Hill of Watch')

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Amon Gwareth

The hill on which Gondolin stood

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The hill that stood in the valley of Tumladen, within the Encircling Mountains, on which Turgon built the city of Gondolin.


See also...

Gondolin

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