East-gate of Moria
- The eastern entrance to the ancient Dwarf-kingdom of Khazad-dûm, standing at the head of the valley of Nanduhirion (Azanulbizar in the Dwarvish tongue).
J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. MueRTe. 2003.
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