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A title used by Sauron between II 1200 and c.II 1600
Maiar (originally of Aulë, later a follower of Melkor)
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Annatar, the tempter of the Mírdain

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Annatar, the name and title taken by Sauron when he attempted to seduce the Elves of Middle-earth during the Second Age.

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