Esgalduin

   The river of Doriath, dividing the forests of Neldoreth and Region, and flowing into Sirion. The name means 'River under Veil'.
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   The river that flowed through Doriath.
   A major tributary of the Siron, which rose in the dark heights of the Ered Gorgoroth, and flowed southwestward to meet the Sirion on the western borders of Doriath. It marked the boundary between the forests of Neldoreth and Region.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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