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The surname of Tar-Meneldur the star-gazer

The surname given to Tar-Meneldur in his youth, meaning 'watcher of the stars'. Meneldur was fascinated by the movements of the heavens, and even built a tower among the highlands of the Forostar from which he could follow the courses of the stars.

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