- The meaning of Túrin's alias Gorthol.The translation of Gorthol, a name used by Túrin during the time he dwelt with Beleg Strongbow in the caverns of Amon Rudh. It comes from the Dragon-helm of Dor-lómin that he wore when he hunted Orcs with Beleg, and the fame of his helm, and the bow of Beleg, gave that region for a time the name Dor-Cúarthol, the Land of Bow and Helm.Because of its fame, the mighty Helm of Hador was to be Túrin's undoing.Through it, despite his alias, Morgoth was able to learn where Túrin could be found. Through the treachery of Mîm, Túrin was captured by Orcs, and carried off toward Angband.
J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. MueRTe. 2003.
Look at other dictionaries:
Dragon-helm of Dor-lómin — / Dragon helm / Dragon of Dor lómin Heirloom of the House of Hador, worn by Túrin; also called the Helm of Hador. A visored steel helm, embossed and embellished with gold, that bore as its crest the head of Glaurung the Dragon. It was… … J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary
Gorthol — Dread Helm , the name that Túrin took as one of the Two Captains in the land of Dor Cúarthol. The Dread Helm , one of Túrin s many aliases, taken by him as a captain of Dor Cúarthol in reference to the Dragon helm of Dor lómin … J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary
Túrin Turambar — Túrin redirects here. For the Stewards of Gondor, see Túrin I and Túrin II. For other uses, see Turin (disambiguation). Túrin Tolkien s legendarium character Aliases See Names and titles Race Men … Wikipedia
List of Donkey Kong characters — From left to right: Diddy Kong, Donkey Kong, Dixie Kong, Funky Kong, Cranky Kong, Wrinkly Kong and Swanky Kong. The following is a list of characters featured in the Donkey Kong series of video games made by both Rare and Nintendo as well as the… … Wikipedia
Aaron S. Rosenberg — This article is about the writer. For the film director, see Aaron Rosenberg. Aaron S. Rosenberg (born October 13, 1969) is an American novelist and game designer. Contents 1 Biography 2 Publications 2.1 Novels … Wikipedia
Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation — Box art of the enhanced remake, Dragon Quest VI: Realms of Revelation, for the Nintendo DS Developer(s) Heartbeat … Wikipedia
Baldur's Gate (city) — Forgotten Realms city Baldur s Gate Country Independent city state Ruler Council of Four Population 42,000 (est.) For the Baldur s Gate computer role playing games, see Baldur s Gate series. Baldur s Gate is a fictional city in the Forgotten… … Wikipedia
Baldur's Gate: Dark Alliance II — Developer(s) Black Isle Studios, Interplay Entertainment Publish … Wikipedia
Dolph Lundgren — Lundgren at the San Die … Wikipedia
De rerum natura — On the Nature of Things redirects here. For the documentary television series, see The Nature of Things. Penguin Books Classic edition of De rerum natura, under the title The Nature of Things, translated by A. E. Stallings De rerum natura (On the … Wikipedia