The Encyclopedia of Arda - an interactive guide to the world of J.R.R. Tolkien
Location
Particularly noted as growing in the riverlands of Lebennin in Gondor
Pronunciation
mah'llos
Meaning
Apparently 'golden flower'

Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 7 September 2022
  • Updates planned: 1

Mallos

A wildflower of Lebennin

A flower that grew in the vales of Lebennin in Gondor, described as having the shape and colour of a golden bell. Tolkien doesn't provide us with an explanation of the name, but mallos seems to mean simply 'golden flower'.


See also...

Alfirin

Indexes:

About this entry:

  • Updated 7 September 2022
  • Updates planned: 1

For acknowledgements and references, see the Disclaimer & Bibliography page.

Original content © copyright Mark Fisher 2003, 2022. All rights reserved. For conditions of reuse, see the Site FAQ.

Website services kindly sponsored by Discus from Axiom Software Ltd.
Discus DISC reports provide a rich and accessible view of any individual's working style.
The Encyclopedia of Arda
The Encyclopedia of Arda
Menu
Homepage Search Latest Entries and Updates Random Entry