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'''Haerast''', the '''Far Shore''', referred to the eastern coast of [[Aman]]. Haerast was the opposite of ''[[Nevrast]]'', the Hither Shore of [[Middle-earth]], across the [[Belegaer]].<ref>{{S|Index}}, ''Nevrast''</ref>
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'''Haerast''', the '''Far Shore''', referred to the eastern coast of [[Aman]] as seen from [[Nevrast]] across the [[Belegaer]]. Haerast was the opposite of Nevrast, the Hither Shore of [[Beleriand]].<ref>{{S|Index}}, ''Nevrast''</ref>
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
''Haerast'' is a [[Sindarin]] name.<ref>{{PE|17}}, p. 27</ref>
 
''Haerast'' is a [[Sindarin]] name.<ref>{{PE|17}}, p. 27</ref>

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Haerast, the Far Shore, referred to the eastern coast of Aman as seen from Nevrast across the Belegaer. Haerast was the opposite of Nevrast, the Hither Shore of Beleriand.[1]

Etymology

Haerast is a Sindarin name.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Index of Names", Nevrast
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, "Words, Phrases and Passages in Various Tongues in The Lord of the Rings", in Parma Eldalamberon XVII (edited by Christopher Gilson), p. 27