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Dates
Location
Served in the Tower of Cirith Ungol
Race
Culture
Pronunciation
Probably 'moo'zgash'
Meaning
Uncertain1

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Muzgash

An orc of the Tower of Cirith Ungol

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An orc serving in the garrison of the Tower of Cirith Ungol, under the command of Shagrat. He was caught up in fighting with Gorbag's Morgul-orcs in the Tower; with Lagduf, he attempted to escape, but was shot as he ran through the gate.


Notes

1

The names of Orcs are generally impenetrable, but in this case we do know one word of the Black Speech that may be relevant: ghâsh, which means 'fire'. It's impossible that say for sure whether that word appears as the -gash element in Muzgash's name, but there seems at least a possibility.

See also...

Lagduf

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