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Dates
Lórien was apparently settled by Silvan Elves during or shortly after the Great Journey, in the Years of the Trees
Location
Lórien, on the western banks of Anduin
Race
Division
Primarily Silvan Elves
Settlements
Pronunciation
Lórien is pronounced 'loh'rien'
Other names

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  • Updated 24 January 2009
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Elves of Lórien

The people of the Galadhrim

The Galadhrim, the Elvish people who inhabited the land of Lórien to the east of the Misty Mountains. These were in origin Silvan Elves, descended from the Nandor, who at the time of the War of the Ring were ruled by Celeborn and Galadriel.


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