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Amon Anwar

Type: Mountains, Hills, Promontories

Region: Gondor

Meaning: Hill of Awe

Other Names
Eilenaer (pre-Númenórean)
Halifirien 'Holy Mountain' (language of the Rohirrim)
Hill of Anwar

Location: A foothill of the White Mountains near the Rohan border in western Anórien, holding the last of the seven beacons of Gondor.


The Sindarin name of Halifirien, the northernmost hill with a beacon of Gondor; see the Halifirien entry for further information.

Contributors: Moriel 10May04

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