Ilmen

   The region above the air where the stars are.
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   The upper airs of Arda.
   In Elvish cosmology, the region of pure higher airs, above the clouds, where the Moon and the Sun steer their courses and, above them, the ancient stars look down.

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

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  • Ilmen — Ilmen, 1) See im russischen Gouvernement Nowgorod, 8 Meilen lang, 5 breit, fließt durch den Wolchow in den Ladogasee; 2) Fluß, so v.w. Ilm 1); 3) See im badischen Seekreise …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Ilmen — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Ilmen peut désigner : les monts Ilmen, des montagnes de Russie ; le lac Ilmen, un lac de Russie ; les Slaves ilmènes, un peuple d Europe.… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Ilmen — *For a lake in Russia, see Lake Ilmen. *For the atmospheric region of J. R. R. Tolkien s Middle earth stories see Middle earth cosmology#Ilmen …   Wikipedia

  • Ilmen’ — Sp Ìlmenis Ap Ильмень/Ilmen’ L ež. RF Naugardo sr …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Ilmen — noun a lake in northwestern Russia; drains through the Volkhov River into Lake Ladoga • Syn: ↑Lake Ilmen • Instance Hypernyms: ↑lake • Part Holonyms: ↑Russia, ↑Russian Federation …   Useful english dictionary

  • Ilmen — /ˈɪlmən/ (say ilmuhn) noun Lake, a shallow lake in north western Russia, about 160 km south of St Petersburg; drains into the Volchov River. Between 780 km2 and 2200 km2 …   Australian English dictionary

  • Ilmen Slavs — The Ilmen Slavs ( ru. Ильменские славяне; the northernmost tribe of the Early East Slavs, which inhabited the shores of the Lake Ilmen and the basin of the rivers of Volkhov, Lovat, Msta, and the upper stream of the Mologa River in the 8th to… …   Wikipedia

  • Ilmen, Lake — Lake, northwestern Russia. It occupies the centre of the Ilmen Plain, a glacial lowland drained by nearly 50 rivers, including the Msta, Pola, and Lovat, that flow into the lake; the lake in turn provides the headwaters of the Volkhov River. Its… …   Universalium

  • Ilmen, lago — Lago del noroeste de Rusia. Está en el centro de la llanura de Ilmen, gélida región de tierras bajas avenada por cerca de 50 ríos, entre ellos el Msta, el Pola y el Lovat, que alimentan el lago, el cual constituye a su vez la fuente del río… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Lago Ilmen — (Ильмень) Vista del lago Localización geográfica / administrativa …   Wikipedia Español


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