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Elendil

Literature DictionaryTolkiens Dictionary
Called the Tall; son of Amandil, last lord of Andúnië in Númenor, descended from Eärendil and Elwing but not of the direct line of the Kings; escaped with his sons Isildur and Anárion from the Drowning of Númenor and founded the Númenórean realms in Middle-earth; slain with Gil-galad in the overthrow of Sauron at the end of the Second Age. The name may be interpreted either as 'Elf-friend' (cf. Elendili) or as 'Star-lover'. 337, 340-2, 360-7, 370, 377. Heirs of Elendil 365
Literature DictionaryTolkiens Middle-Earth Dictionary
Called the Tall and the Faithful; son of Amandil, last lord of Andúnië in Númenor, descended from Eärendil and Elwing but not of the direct line of the Kings; escaped with his sons Isildur and Anárion from the Drowning of Númenor and founded the Númenórean realms in Middle-earth; slain with Gil-galad in the overthrow of Sauron at the end of the Second Age. The name may be interpreted either as 'Elf-friend' (see Elendili) or as 'Star-lover'.

Founder of Arnor and Gondor.
The last Lord of Andúnië, who escaped the wreck of Númenor with his sons Isildur and Anárion; they fled to Middle-earth and there founded the kingdoms of Arnor and Gondor. Elendil led the Last Alliance with Gil-galad, and died in the Siege of Barad-dûr.
Fourth King of Númenor, father of Silmariën and Meneldur, from whom Elendil was descended. See Parmaitë.

The fourth King of Númenor.
The son of Tar-Amandil and fourth King of Númenor; renowned as a loremaster and scholar. His eldest child was a daughter, Silmarien, from whom the Lords of Andúnië were descended, but he was succeeded as King by his third child and only son, who became King Tar-Meneldur.

 

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Abbeney
Abbott, Hannah
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Accidental Magic ...Accio
Acid Pops
Ackerley, Stewart
Aconite
Adanedhel
Adorn
Adrahil #1
Adrahil #2
Aduial
Adunakhôr
Adurant
Advanced Transfig...Adventures of Mar...Adûnaic
Aeglos
Aeglos (plant)
Aegnor
Aelin-uial
Aerandir
Aerin
Afterborn
Aftercomers
Afterlithe
Afteryule
Agarwaen
Agat Alterra, Jakob
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Age Line
Age of the Enemy
Aghan
Aging Potion
Aglarond
Aglon
Agrippa
Ai, Genly
Aiglos (Aeglos)
Ailinel
Ainulindalë
Ainulindalë (Mus...Ainulindalë (Tale)
Ainur
Aiwendil
Akallabêth
Akallabêth (tale)
Alam al-Mithal
Alatar
Alatáriel
Alb
Albania
Albert Steinowitz
Alcarin (Gondor)
Alcarin (Númenor)
Alcarinquë
Alcarondas
Alchemy
Aldamir
Aldarion
Aldarion and Eren...Aldaron
Aldburg
Aldor
Aldudénië
Aldëa
Alfirin
Algund
Alkaron
Almaren
Almarian
Almiel
Alqualondë
Aman
Amandil
Amarië
Amdír
Amlach
Amlaith of Fornost
Amon Amarth
Amon Anwar
Amon Darthir
Amon Dîn
Amon Ereb
Amon Ethir
Amon Gwareth
Amon Hen
Amon Lanc
Amon Lhaw
Amon Obel
Amon Rûdh
Amon Sûl
Amon Uilos
Amor vincit omnia
Ampolirus

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