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Dates
Before the making of the World
Location
Shown to the Ainur in the Void beyond the Timeless Halls
Origins
Created by Ilúvatar through the Music of the Ainur
Race
Pronunciation
Ilúvatar is pronounced 'iloo'vatarr'
Meaning
Ilúvatar means 'father of all'

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Vision of Ilúvatar

The vision before the making of the World

The vision of the World created by Ilúvatar through the Music of the Ainur, later brought into reality.


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