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Dates
All but Túrin and Beleg were slain by I 489
Location
Travelled the lands west of Doriath, eventually settling on Amon Rûdh
Race
Division
At least some were Edain
Settlements
Pronunciation
gow'rwaith (ai is pronounced like English 'eye')
Meaning
Other names

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Gaurwaith

The ‘Wolf-Men

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The 'Wolf-Men', the name given to the bands of outlaws that ranged through Beleriand in the later First Age. It was to one of these bands, led by Forweg, that Túrin joined himself for a time after he left Doriath.


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