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Dates
Entered Beleriand between I 310 and I 313, sailed west to Númenor in II 32
Race
Meaning
The Quenya form of the Sindarin Edain, 'Second People' (that is, Men)
Pronunciation
a'tahnee
Other names

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Atani

The Men of the Edain

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An Elvish name for Men, and especially the Men of the Three Houses of the Edain.


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