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Location
Nargothrond, on the river Narog beneath the hills of Taur-en-Faroth
Pronunciation
Nargothrond is pronounced 'nargo'thrond'
Meaning
Nargothrond means 'Underground fortress on the river Narog'
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Fall of Nargothrond

The sack of the halls on the Narog

The overthrow and destruction of the citadel of Nargothrond by Glaurung and his hordes, in the four hundred and ninety-fifth year of the First Age.


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