watch 01:47 Wiki Targeted (Entertainment) Do you like this video? Play Sound Borgil was a red Star in the constellation of Menelvagor. History Borgil rose before midnight in late September. The Hobbits observed it "glowing like a jewel of fire" in the midnight sky as they camped in the Woody End with Gildor and his company. Borgil may have been the modern Betelgeuse or Aldebaran. Etymology Borgil was a Sindarin word that meant 'Steadfast star'. Stars in the Heavens Alcarinquë | Borgil | Carnil | Elemmírë | Helluin | Luinil | Lumbar | Morwinyon | Néner | Star of Eärendil References ↑ The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, Book One, Chapter III: "Three is Company" ↑ 2.0 2.1 The Complete Guide to Middle-earth Retrieved from "https://lotr.fandom.com/wiki/Borgil?oldid=263352" Categories: Sindarin words Stars Languages: Italiano Nederlands Polski Русский Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.