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Eorl became the first King in III 2510; the line lasted into the Fourth Age
The royal seat was originally at Aldburg, and later moved to Edoras
Other names
Title of
Eorl the Young and at least eighteen of his descendants


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King of the Mark

A royal title of the Lords of Rohan

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An equivalent title to 'King of Rohan', probably more commonly used in Rohan itself.

For a genealogical chart and table showing all the Kings of the Mark, see the entry for King of Rohan.

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