Northlands of Númenor

 / Northlands
   The region known as the Forostar.
   The northern region of Númenor, more properly called the Forostar. Its northern coasts held the mountainous heights of Sorontil, while in its southern parts lay the inland city of Ondosto.

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

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  • Forostar —    The northern promontory of Númenor. Translated the Northlands or the north country .        The Northlands of Númenor.    The northern promontory of Númenor, a land of rocks, cliffs and high moors. It stretched some two hundred miles from its… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Ondosto —    A place in the Forostar (Northlands) of Númenor, probably particularly associated with the stone quarries of the region (Quenya ondo stone ).        The chief city of the Forostar.    A city in the southern parts of the Forostar on the island… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

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  • North Cape —    The end of the Forostar, the northern promontory of Númenor.        The northernmost tip of the isle of Númenor.    The northern headland of the island of Númenor, part of a craggy landscape of rocks and cliffs in the region known as the… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

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