- The main article on this subject is located at Aragorn II.
Thorongil was an alias taken by Aragorn in his youth (T.A. 2957-2980), when he journeyed to Rohan and Gondor and performed services to their lords.
Thorongil is Sindarin for Eagle of the Star. thoron = eagle, gil = star.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion", "The Stewards"