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Dates
Approximately equivalent to modern December (running from 21 November to 20 December on a modern calendar)
Race
Culture
Pronunciation
fo'reyool
Meaning
The month that came before the festival of Yule
Other names
Called Yulemath in Bree, and comparable to Ringarë and Girithron in the calendars of Men

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Foreyule

The month before the midwinter festival of Yule

Months of the year

The last month of the Shire Calendar, thirty days immediately preceding the holiday of Yule. It ran from modern 21 November to 20 December.


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