brannon is a Sindarin[note 1] word meaning "lord".
brannon could be analyzed as brand ("high, noble") and the masculine ending -on.[note 2]
In Welsh, brenin means "king".
 See also
- ↑ The word does not appear in the canonical texts as Sindarin; it is listed as Noldorin.
- ↑ Suggestion by User:Sage.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, Part Three: "The Etymologies" p. 351