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Oarel

Oarel pl. Oareldi also Aurel, Aureldi means "Away-elf" and is a name for the Amanyar Elves.[1]

Although Quenya, the name is from the Sindar point of view, since it refers to the Elves who departed Beleriand for Aman.

[edit] Etymology

The Vanyarin form is Oazel and Auzel and incorporates oar "away" and el(d) "Elv". It derives from *awazeld-

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, Quendi and Eldar