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Thorin is a 'real' dwarf-name from the Völuspá, perhaps related to the god Thor, apparently deriving from Old Norse for 'daring'
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Thorin II Oakenshield

The King who reclaimed Erebor from Smaug

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Thráin II
Thorin II
Oakenshield

Frerin
Dís

Kings of Durin's Folk

Thorin's Company

The King of Durin's Folk who led his people to reclaim Erebor from Smaug; slain in the Battle of Five Armies.


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