baraz was a Khuzdul word for "red".
Independently, it served as a short name for Barazinbar, one of the three Mountains of Moria, more commonly known as Caradhras or Redhorn.
The word derives from the Root B-R-Z
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Ring Goes South"
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Treason of Isengard, p. 174