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Glaurung was first seen in I 260 and said to be 'half-grown' at this date; he was slain by Túrin Turambar in I 499
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Worm here is used in the sense of 'serpent' and thus 'dragon'

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A title of Glaurung, the first and one of the greatest of the Worms ('worm' is a name for those creatures more commonly called dragons).


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  • Updated 8 April 2016
  • Updates planned: 1

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