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The central regions of the Misty Mountains, above the mines of Khazad-dûm
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The Mannish name for Caradhras

Map of the Redhorn

Prominent peaks of the Misty Mountains

The Mountains of Moria

A name for the towering red peak known in Elvish as Caradhras, and a direct translation of that Elvish name.

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