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  • Updated 29 January 2001
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Fathers of Men

Men of the ancient Elder Days

A title used to describe the earliest generations of Men who lived in the First Age. The term is especially applied to those Men who belonged to the Three Houses of the Edain, and fought beside the Elves in the Wars of Beleriand.

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