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Beleg Cúthalion was born some considerable time before I 458, and slain mistakenly by Túrin in I 489
Race
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Pronunciation
kutha'lion
Meaning
'Strongbow' (a reference to Beleg's great bow Belthronding)
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Cúthalion

The surname of Beleg of Doriath

The surname and title of Beleg was derived from Sindarin cú thalion, 'Strongbow', and indeed often appears in its English form as well as the original Elvish.


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