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Ornendil

The elder son of Eldacar

Eldacar
Ornendil
Unnamed
sister1
Aldamir

The elder son and heir apparent of King Eldacar of Gondor. At the time of the Kin-strife, in which Eldacar was driven into exile, Ornendil was captured and killed by the usurper Castamir.


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1

Ornendil's sister is mentioned obliquely in The Heirs of Elendil in volume 12 of The History of Middle-earth. Our only definite information about her is that she was older than Ornendil's brother Aldamir, so in principle she may also have been older than Ornendil himself.

See also...

Aldamir, King of Gondor

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