Considers named weapons, noms de plume and other personal name changes, place name changes. Un-naming is seen as both a political strategy and a key tactic of in Sauron’s arsenal.
Croft, Janet Brennan
"Noms de Guerre: The Power of Naming in War and Conflict in Middle-earth,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 34
, Article 9.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol34/iss1/9