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Spring I 472
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Battle of Unnumbered Tears

A name for the Nirnaeth Arnoediad

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A name given to the Nirnaeth Arnoediad, the last of the great battles between the Eldar and Morgoth. More commonly known simply as Unnumbered Tears, the translation of Nirnaeth Arnoediad.


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