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Este by Anna Kulisz

Lórellin was a tree-shadowed lake in Lórien, the gardens of Irmo. On an island in the lake, Irmo's spouse Estë sleeps each day.[1]


Lórellin is Quenya for "Dream Pool", from lórë ("dream") + lin ("pool, mere").[2]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Valaquenta: Account of the Valar and Maiar According to the Lore of the Eldar"
  2. Paul Strack, "Q. Lórellin loc.", Eldamo - An Elvish Lexicon (accessed 11 February 2020)