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The Andrast, also known as Ras Morthil, was a long cape in the farthest south-west of Gondor in Middle-earth.

Description

The White Mountains ended their southward bend at the Andrast, and as such it formed an effective barrier to invaders from the north for Gondor. The Drúedain lands actually extended north along the coast on to the rivers Adorn and Angren, and were collectively known as Drúwaith Iaur or "Old Púkel land".

The climate hovered near the moderate and the extreme with mild winters and hot, dry summers and the terrain consisted of scattered woodlands.[1][2][3]

History

Andrast Map

The location of Andrast on a map.

The Andrast was nominally part of Gondor, but it was not populated by the Númenóreans. At the end of the Third Age, it was believed the area was still populated by tribes of the Drúedain and other hostile men. The Drúedain were notorious for using poisoned Arrows.

See Also

Translations around the world

Foreign Language Translated name
Amharic ዓንድራስት
Arabic أندراست
Armenian Անդրաստ
Belarusian Cyrillic Андраст
Bengali আন্দ্রস্ত
Bulgarian Cyrillic Андакаст
Chinese 安德拉斯
Georgian ანდრასთი
Greek Αντραστ
Gujarati આન્દ્રસ્ત
Hebrew לאנדראסט (Andrast)

ראס מורתיל (Ras Morthil)

Hindi आन्द्रस्त
Hungarian Hosszúfok
Japanese アンドラスト ?
Kannada ಆಂಡ್ರಸ್ತ
Kazakh Андраст (Cyrillic) Andrast (Latin)
Korean 안드라스트
Kyrgyz Cyrillic Андраст
Macedonian Cyrillic Андраст
Marathi आंद्रस्त
Mongolian Cyrillic Андраст
Nepalese अन्द्रस्त
Persian آندراست
Punjabi ਆਂਡਰਸ੍ਤ
Russian Андраст
Sanskrit आण्ड्रअस्त्
Serbian Андраст (Cyrillic) Andrast (Latin)
Sinhalese ඇන්ඩ්‍රස්ට්
Tajik Cyrillic Андраст
Tamil அன்ட்ரஸ்த்
Telugu ఆండ్రస్త్
Ukrainian Cyrillic Андраст
Urdu آندراست
Uzbek Андраст (Cyrillic) Andrast (Latin)
Yiddish אַנדראַסט

References

  1. The Atlas of Middle-earth, Regional Maps, "The White Mountains"
  2. The Atlas of Middle-earth, Thematic Maps, "Climate"
  3. The Atlas of Middle-earth, Thematic Maps, "Vegetation"
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