Then came from the south of Gondolin the people of the fountain, and Ecthelion was their lord. And silver and diamonds were their delight; and swords very long and bright and pale did they wield, and they went into battle to the music of flutes.
"What do you call him Tarkil for?" Asked Frodo. "Lots of us do here," answered Bilbo. "Just to show off our knowledge of the Old Tongue, and to show our deep respect. It means Man of the West, out of Numenor...but that is another story."