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Location
Found throughout Middle-earth, especially Eriador, and also farmed in Emerië in Númenor
Species
Ovis aries
Meaning
Derived from Old English sceap

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  • Updated 31 March 2011
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Sheep

Woolly grazing animals, especially common in the Númenórean region of Emerië, and (in Middle-earth) on the Barrow-downs and in the Vales of Anduin.


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