Haven-finder

   Aldarion's flagship Hirilondë.
   The mighty ship built by the shipwrights of Rómenna for Aldarion the King's Heir of Númenor. 'Haven-finder' is the literal meaning of the ship's Elvish name, Hirilondë.

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

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  • Hirilondë —  / Hirilonde     Haven finder , the great ship in which Aldarion sailed from Númenor to Middle earth. Hirilondë was so huge that she became commonly known as The Wooden Whale . See Turuphanto …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

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  • aerie — n 1. eagle s nest, eyrie, nest. 2. retreat, asylum, haven, sanctuary, sanctum, sanctum sanctorum; hideout, hiding place, hideaway, refuge, cranny; stronghold, fortress, citadel, bastion, safehold, tower …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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  • anchor — n 1. mooring, ground tackle, kedge, grapnel, grappling iron, killick; mushroom anchor, stockless anchor. 2. safeguard, mainstay, security, protection, support, strength, defense; prop, pillar, staff; refuge, asylum, haven, sanctuary. v 3. secure… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

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