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Forged in c. II 1600, destroyed on 25 March III 3019 (endured some 4,860 years)
Forged by Sauron in the fires of Orodruin
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  • Updated 10 March 2002
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Ruling Ring

Greatest of the Great Rings

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A name given to the One Ring, because of the authority it granted its wearer over the other Rings of Power.

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