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The eighth month of the year

Months of the year

The Sindarin name for the eighth month of the year, used in the calendars of the Dúnedain, and equivalent to Quenya Urimë, or approximately to modern August. The name comes from the Elvish root word ur-, 'heat', referring to the long hot days of that month.

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