The Encyclopedia of Arda - an interactive guide to the world of J.R.R. Tolkien
Dates
Originated during the Years of the Trees
Location
Origins
A seedling of Galathilion, the Tree of Tirion
Family
Ultimately descended from Telperion the White Tree
Pronunciation
ke'leborn
Meaning
'Silver tree'
Titles
Note
This White Tree is not to be confused with Celeborn, Lord of Lórien; though their names share an Elvish etymology, the two are otherwise unconnected

Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 8 April 2014
  • Updates planned: 1

White Trees

The White Tree that grew in the central regions of Tol Eressëa. It grew from a seedling of Galathilion, the White Tree that grew in Tirion, and from it came Nimloth, the White Tree of Númenor.


For acknowledgements and references, see the Disclaimer & Bibliography page.

Website services kindly sponsored by Axiom Software Ltd.

Original content © copyright Mark Fisher 2002, 2009, 2014. All rights reserved. For conditions of reuse, see the Site FAQ.