- The meaning of Túrin's alias Neithan.After the accidental death of Saeros at his hands, Túrin fled the land of Doriath where he had been brought up, and lived for a time among a band of outlaws beyond its western borders. It was Saeros' taunts of Túrin that had led to his death, and therefore Túrin took a new name among the outlaws, Neithan, meaning 'The Wronged'.
J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. MueRTe. 2003.
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