Ring-finder

   A title given to Bilbo Baggins, who came upon the One Ring in an orc-hold of the Misty Mountains.

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

Look at other dictionaries:

  • ring — I 1. band, wedding band, engagement or diamond ring, symbol of love; earring, bracelet, armlet, anklet; loop, eye, eyelet; grommet, becket, ferrule, washer. 2. circle, circlet, round, roundlet, roundel, disk, an nulus, annulation, hoop, noose,… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • Finder Wyvernspur — in universe subject = a described object = a fictional locationIn the Forgotten Realms Dungeons Dragons campaign setting, Finder Wyvernspur is a relatively new power raised to divinity by acquiring the divine spark of the deceased god… …   Wikipedia

  • Ring von Pietroassa — Der Ring von Pietroassa (Zeichnung von Henri Trenk, 1875). Der Ring von Pietroasa ist ein goldener Halsring aus dem frühen 5. Jahrhundert, der eine gotische Runeninschrift trägt. Er wurde 1837 am Osthang des Berges Istritza in der Nähe des Ortes… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Osborne Fire Finder — An Osborne Fire Finder device used in fire lookout towers. The Osborne Fire Finder is a type of alidade used by fire lookouts in order to find a directional bearing (azimuth) to smoke in order to alert fire crews to a wildland fire. Contents …   Wikipedia

  • The Finder — Infobox Television show name = The Finder (also known as Finders Keepers) caption = format = Children s Science fiction camera = picture format = runtime = 20 mins creator = Emily Rodda developer = executive producer = Margot Phillipson starring …   Wikipedia

  • direction finder — direction finding. Radio. a receiver with a loop antenna rotating on a vertical axis, used to ascertain the direction of incoming radio waves. [1910 15] * * * ▪ instrument or  radio direction finder        radio receiver and antenna system for… …   Universalium

  • Bilbo Baggins — Tolkienchar character name = Bilbo Baggins character alias = Multiple, see below character title = Ring bearer, Elf friend character race = Hobbit character culture = Shire hobbit, Baggins family character birth = September 22, ME date|TA|2890… …   Wikipedia

  • Brad Whitaker — James Bond Character bgcolor=#000 fgcolor=#fff name=Brad Whitaker portrayed=Joe Don Baker gender=Male affiliation=Ex military; Self employed/General Koskov age= 50 status=Deceased role=VillainBrad Whitaker is a fictional character and a main… …   Wikipedia

  • compass — n 1. needle, magnetic needle, direction finder, radio direction finder, RDF, guide, loran, shoran, Aeronaut. earth inductor. 2. perimeter, periphery, border, edge, rim, fringe; circumference, ambit, margin, frame, outline, confine, confines;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • circle — n 1. disk, round, roundlet, roundel, wheel; ring, band, hoop, cordon, annulus; crown, coronet, diadem, halo, corona, aureole, wreath, garland; belt, Archaic. cincture, girth, cestus, baldric, cummerbund, sash; collar, necklace, neckband, fillet;… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.