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Andustar is a location in J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth and the western promontory of Númenor, separated from the Hyarnustar to the south by the wide Bay of Eldanna. The Andustar formed a very roughly rectangular region, about 240 kilometres west to east, and 160 kilometres north to south. To the east, it bordered the Forostar and Mittalmar regions, but in all other directions it was surrounded by the ocean. J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916. ... A map of the Northwestern part of Middle-earth at the end of the Third Age, courtesy of the Encyclopedia of Arda. ... The term promontory has several similar meanings in English, including geographical names: A promontory is a prominent mass of land which overlooks lower lying land or a body of water (e. ... Númenor is a fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth and is intended to be his version of Atlantis. ... Bay of Eldanna is a fictional location in J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle_earth universe. ...


The Andustar was a generally fertile region, except along its northern coasts, where the landscape became higher and rockier, and forested by firs. Its western shores were broken by three bays, with the northernmost of these being the Bay of Andúnië. On the high land around this bay, the Númenóreans built the port and city of Andúnië, whose Lords were to be the ancestors of the Kings of Arnor and Gondor. Fertile may be used in the following conrtext: Fertility, a term used to describe the ability of people or animals to produce healthy offspring. ... Species See text. ... In geography, a bay or gulf is a collection of water that is surrounded by land on three sides. ... Númenor is a fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth and is intended to be his version of Atlantis. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Andúnië was an important city and port in the realm of Númenor, located on the Bay of Andúnië in the Andustar region, Andúnie was initially the chief city of Númenor, as it was the haven where the... In the fiction of J.R.R. Tolkien, the Lords of Andúnië were the rulers of a noble house of Númenor. ... This is a list of kings of Arnor from the fictional universe of Middle-earth novels by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... This is a list of kings of Gondor from the fictional universe of Middle-earth by J. R. R. Tolkien. ...


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Andustar - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (173 words)
Andustar is a location in J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth and the western promontory of NĂºmenor, separated from the Hyarnustar to the south by the wide Bay of Eldanna.
The Andustar formed a very roughly rectangular region, about 240 kilometres west to east, and 160 kilometres north to south.
The Andustar was a generally fertile region, except along its northern coasts, where the landscape became higher and rockier, and forested by firs.
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