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A surname of Morwen

The surname and title of Morwen, wife of Húrin and mother to Túrin Turambar. It is translated in the text of the Silmarillion as 'Elfsheen', but the literal meaning seems to be 'Elf-maiden'.

See also...

Eledhrim, Elfsheen

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