Name: Elrond

Origin and Meaning of the Name Elrond

  • Meaning:
    Elf of the Cave; Vault of Stars
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  • Pronunciation:
    (EL rond)
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    Itself (Elrond)
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Miscellaneous Info for Elrond

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    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Elrond was created by J.R.R. Tolkien for his works involving the fictional land of Middle-earth. The meaning of Elrond comes from letters that Tolkien had written. "Elf of the Cave" comes from a letter he wrote in 1958 and "Vault of the Stars" comes from a letter he wrote in 1972. It is impossible to now know the reason for the change in meaning.

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