Forelithe

   The month before midsummer.
   The sixth month of the Shire Calendar, lying between Thrimidge and the midsummer feastdays of Lithe, and approximately equivalent to modern June. In fact, it ran from modern 22 May to 20 June.

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

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