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Lieutenant of Morgul

The title of Gothmog

The second-in-command of the hosts of Minas Morgul, after its ruler, the Lord of the Nazgûl. During the War of the Ring, this title was held by the enigmatic character known as Gothmog, who took over command of the armies of Morgul after his master was slain.

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