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Dates
I 4431 - I 501 (lived 58 years)
Race
Division
Culture
Family
Descended from the House of Bëor; married into the House of Hador
Settlements
A homestead in the southern regions of Dor-lómin
Pronunciation
m'orwen
Meaning
'Black (haired) maiden'
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Morwen

The raven-haired mother of Túrin Turambar

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The daughter of Baragund of the House of Bëor, she wedded Húrin Thalion and was the mother of Túrin Turambar.


Notes

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The date of Morwen's birth appears on a genealogical chart in volume 11 of The History of Middle-earth. It is not therefore strictly canonical, but the date of I 443 fits well with other established events.

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