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River Brilthor

The fourth of Gelion's six tributaries

The Seven Rivers of Ossir

One of the six swift rivers that flowed westward from the mountains of the Ered Luin to meet the long course of the Gelion on the borders of Ossiriand. The river's name Brilthor is said to mean 'glittering torrent'.

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