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Dagnir Glaurunga

The epitaph of Túrin

The title inscribed on the tall grey stone that marked Túrin's burial mound by Cabed Naeramarth above the swirling waters of Teiglin. Carved in the Runes of Doriath, they commemorated his heroic slaying of the dragon Glaurung - Dagnir Glaurunga means 'Bane of Glaurung'.

See also...

Bane of Glaurung, Dagnir

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