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Location
Originally widespread, with populations in Beleriand and Númenor; by the end of the Third Age, they were apparently restricted to the Drúadan Forest (and possibly Drúwaith Iaur)
Race
Division
Pronunciation
'droo'ghoo'
Meaning
This name was given to themselves by this people; its meaning is not known
Other names

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Drughu

The beings that ordinary Men called ‘woses

The strange and secretive relatives of Men that were sometimes called 'woses'. Drughu was their own name for their kind, and the ultimate source of their Sindarin name, Drúedain.


See also...

Drû, Drûgs, Drúin, , Rúatani

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