A loa (or löa, plural löar) was a name used by the Elves for a single year; also called a Coranar.
J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "Appendix to the Index: Elvish words and terms", p. 471
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix D, "The Calendars"