'Home under the waves', a name of Númenor after its destruction, used among the exiles of that land in Middle-earth.
This is the direct translation given by Christopher Tolkien in his Index to The Silmarillion. To put this interpretation in context, Elvish mar carries a sense of 'home' or 'dwelling-place', and its use here for 'land' implies something like 'homeland', referring to the lost home of the exiled Dúnedain.
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