Extracted from Of Tuor and his Coming to Gondolin in Unfinished Tales. The meaning is given in note. Glamhoth “din-horde” is figurative periphrasis (a kenning according to the terminology of Old Norse and Old English poetry) referring to the Orcs.
࿔Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel.
Unfinished Tales of Númenor and Middle-earth.
Edited by Christopher Tolkien.
London: HarperCollins, 1998.
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