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'''Annatar''' ('Lord of Gifts'; [[anna]] = gift, [[tar]] = lord)
 
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[[Image:Soni_-_Sauron_as_Annatar_'Lord_of_Gifts'_painting.jpg|250px|thumb|Sauron in his 'fair form' Annatar.]]
  
 
After lying hidden and dormant for about 1000 years, [[Sauron]] put on a fair visage in the [[Second Age]], and calling himself Annatar, the [[Lord of Gifts]], he befriended the [[Elvish]] smiths of Eregion, and counseled them in arts and magic.
 
After lying hidden and dormant for about 1000 years, [[Sauron]] put on a fair visage in the [[Second Age]], and calling himself Annatar, the [[Lord of Gifts]], he befriended the [[Elvish]] smiths of Eregion, and counseled them in arts and magic.

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Annatar ('Lord of Gifts'; anna = gift, tar = lord)

After lying hidden and dormant for about 1000 years, Sauron put on a fair visage in the Second Age, and calling himself Annatar, the Lord of Gifts, he befriended the Elvish smiths of Eregion, and counseled them in arts and magic.