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Arantar

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'''Arantar''' ([[Third Age]] 185 – 445, aged 260 years) was the fifth [[King of Arnor]], ruling 106 years, from 339 until his death. He ascended the throne of [[Arnor]] on the death of his father [[Eldacar of Arnor|Eldacar]]. Arantar was the great-grandson of [[Isildur]], last [[High King]] of both [[Gondor]] and Arnor.
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'''Arantar''' ([[Third Age]] 185 – 445, aged 260 years) was the fifth [[King of Arnor]], ruling 106 years, from 339 until his death. His name is [[Sindarin]] for 'King of Lords' ([[aran]] = king, [[tar]] = lord). He ascended the throne of [[Arnor]] on the death of his father [[Eldacar of Arnor|Eldacar]]. Arantar was the great-grandson of [[Isildur]], last [[High King]] of both [[Gondor]] and Arnor.
  
 
His reign was without any event. He was succeeded by his son [[Tarcil]].
 
His reign was without any event. He was succeeded by his son [[Tarcil]].
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Revision as of 18:13, 11 June 2006

Arantar (Third Age 185 – 445, aged 260 years) was the fifth King of Arnor, ruling 106 years, from 339 until his death. His name is Sindarin for 'King of Lords' (aran = king, tar = lord). He ascended the throne of Arnor on the death of his father Eldacar. Arantar was the great-grandson of Isildur, last High King of both Gondor and Arnor.

His reign was without any event. He was succeeded by his son Tarcil.

Genealogy

 Isildur
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 Eldacar
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 ARANTAR
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 Tarcil

Preceded by:
Eldacar
Kings of Arnor
III 339 – 445
Followed by:
Tarcil