Artano was one of the epithets of Sauron when he presented himself as Annatar, a servant of the Valar.
A Quenya name meaning 'high smith' that referred to the skills in crafting and making, elements ar- and tano.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The History of Galadriel and Celeborn", note 7