This is a list of the known realms of Arda in J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium. Major locations within realms, if any, are listed under each. Dates given in brackets refer to the fictional timeline of Arda.

First Age and before

Realms of the Dwarves

Realm of the Enemy

  • Dor Daedeloth (until the War of Wrath)
    • Angband (founded before the First Age, rebuilt a few years before the rising of the Moon)
    • Utumno (destroyed during the First Age and not rebuilt)

Realms of the Elves

Noldorin realms

Sindarin realms

Avarin and Nandorin realms

Telerin realms

Realms of the Edain (Men)

Realms of the Ents

Realms of the Valar

Second Age

Realms of Men

Númenóreans

Others

Realms of the Elves

Avarin and Nandorin realms

Noldorin realms

Sindarin realms

Realms of the Dwarves

Realm of the Enemy

Third Age

Realms of Men

Dúnedain and allies

Others

Realms of the Elves

Noldorin, Sindarin, and Sindarized Nandorin realms

Realms of the Dwarves

Realms of the Hobbits

Realms of the Ents

Realms of the Enemy

Fourth Age

Realms of Men

Containing within it, the autonomous realms of:

Realms of the Dwarves

Realms of the Elves

  • Greenwood the Great
  • Lórien on both sides of Anduin
  • Elves of Ithilien
  • Remnant of Lindon

See also

de:Regionen und Orte in Tolkiens Welt it:Regni di Arda ja:アルダの国々 sv:Regioner och platser i Tolkiens värld tr:Arda krallıkları

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