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Arantar

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Arantar's name is [[Quenya]] for "Lord of Kings", from ''[[aran]]'' meaning "king", and ''[[tar]]'' meaning "lord"
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Template:Royalty infobox Arantar (T.A. 185 – 435, died aged 250 years) was the fifth King of Arnor, succeeded his father, Eldacar, when he died in 339. Arantar was the great-grandson of Isildur, last High King of both Gondor and Arnor.

He ruled uneventfully for ninety-six years, and was succeeded by his son, Tarcil, when he died in 435.

Genealogy

 Isildur
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 Eldacar
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 ARANTAR
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 Tarcil
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Tarondor

Etymology

Arantar's name is Quenya for "Lord of Kings", from aran meaning "king", and táro or tar meaning "lord"

Titles

Preceded by:
Eldacar
5th King of Arnor
III 339 – 435
Followed by:
Tarcil