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Ill-fated nobleman of Nargothrond


Son of Guilin, of a high house of Nargothrond; captured by Morgoth in the Dagor Bragollach. It was his maiming before the elven host at Barad Eithel that began the great battle of the Nirnaeth Arnoediad.

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