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Dates
Elros Tar-Minyatur lived between I 532 and II 442 (lived 500 years); he was King of Númenor from II 32 (ruled 410 years)
Location
Race
Half-elven; chose to be counted among Men
Division
Culture
Family
Descended from the House of Hador; founded the House of Elros
Settlements
The seat of the Kings of Númenor was at Armenelos
Pronunciation
'Ta'r-mee'nyatoor'
Meaning
'King, first lord' (Elros Tar-Minyatur was the first King of Númenor)
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Tar-Minyatur

The King-name of Elros

'King, first ruler', the title taken by Elros the son of Eärendil when he became first King of Númenor in the early years of the Second Age.


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