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North-kingdom

Arnor, the northern of the Kingdoms of the Dúnedain

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Map of the North-kingdom
The solid white lines represent the known borders of the North-kingdom. The dashed lines show the approximate borders of its three successor kingdoms, Arthedain, Cardolan and Rhudaur.
The North-kingdom
(Arnor)
Arthedain
Cardolan
Rhudaur

The northern of the Two Kingdoms founded in Middle-earth by Elendil and his sons, also known as Arnor, the land of the King. The other land of the Dúnedain in Middle-earth was Gondor in the south.


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