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Pronunciation
loate'sseh
Meaning
'Blossom (month)'
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Lótessë

The fifth month of the Gondorian year

Months of the year

The fifth month of the year, according to the Stewards' Reckoning of Gondor, following Víressë. On a modern calendar, Lótessë ran between 23 April and 22 May.


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These were all names used for the fifth month of the year in different calendars. In fact the exact timing of Lótessë varied by a few days across its history, so that none of these months are exactly equivalent in all eras.

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