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'Flower of the West'

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The Elvish translation of the Adûnaic name Inziladûn, which was the name of King Tar-Palantir of Númenor before he acceded to the throne. The name followed the pattern of Inzilbéth his mother, and doubtless reflects her secret allegiance to the party of the Faithful: both Númellótë and Inziladûn mean 'Flower of the West'.

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