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Amdír

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'''Amdír''' ([[Sindarin|S]]. 'hope') was a [[Sindarin]] [[Elves|Elf]] of [[Doriath]]. He went east into [[Eriador]] after the [[War of Wrath]]. He took over the realm of [[Lórinand]] (later [[Lórien]]) from [[Silvan Elves]] who had had no lords before, near where [[Oropher]] established a realm among the Silvan Elves of [[Mirkwood]]. Amdír was the father of [[Amroth]].  
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'''Amdír''' ([[Sindarin|S]]. "hope") was a [[Sindarin]] [[Elves|Elf]] of [[Doriath]]. He went east into [[Eriador]] after the [[War of Wrath]]. He took over the realm of [[Lórinand]] from [[Silvan Elves]] who had had no lords before, near where [[Oropher]] established a realm among the Silvan Elves of [[Mirkwood]]. Amdír was the father of [[Amroth]].  
  
 
Amdír was killed in the [[Battle of Dagorlad]], when he was cut from the main body of the [[Last Alliance]] and forced to the [[Dead Marshes]].
 
Amdír was killed in the [[Battle of Dagorlad]], when he was cut from the main body of the [[Last Alliance]] and forced to the [[Dead Marshes]].

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Amdír
Sinda
Biographical Information
TitlesLord of Lórinand
DeathS.A. 3434, Battle of Dagorlad (aged 3600+)
Family
ParentageMalgalad
ChildrenAmroth
Physical Description
GenderMale

Amdír (S. "hope") was a Sindarin Elf of Doriath. He went east into Eriador after the War of Wrath. He took over the realm of Lórinand from Silvan Elves who had had no lords before, near where Oropher established a realm among the Silvan Elves of Mirkwood. Amdír was the father of Amroth.

Amdír was killed in the Battle of Dagorlad, when he was cut from the main body of the Last Alliance and forced to the Dead Marshes.

In one source, Amroth's father is inconsistently named as Malgalad.