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Arassuil

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During his rule the [[Orcs]] of the [[Misty Mountains]] became more bold, daring to invade [[Eriador]]. The [[Rangers of the North|Rangers]] fought many battles trying to hold them back, but one party of [[Orcs]] managed to reach the [[Shire]], where they were fought off by a party of brave [[Hobbits]] under [[Bandobras Took|Bandobras "Bullroarer" Took]] in 2747 at the [[Battle of Greenfields]].
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During his rule the [[Orcs]] of the [[Misty Mountains]] became more bold, daring to invade [[Eriador]]. The [[Rangers of the North|Rangers]] fought many battles trying to hold them back, but one party of [[Orcs]] managed to reach [[the Shire]], where they were fought off by a party of brave [[Hobbits]] under [[Bandobras Took|Bandobras "Bullroarer" Took]] in 2747 at the [[Battle of Greenfields]].
  
Also during his rule, in 2758, the [[Long Winter]] arrived. Many lives were lost, and [[Gandalf]] and the [[Rangers of the North|Rangers]] had to help the [[Hobbits]] of the [[Shire]] survive.
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Also during his rule, in 2758, the [[Long Winter]] arrived. Many lives were lost, and [[Gandalf]] and the [[Rangers of the North|Rangers]] had to help the [[Hobbits]] of [[the Shire]] survive.
  
 
After having been chieftain for 65 years, Arassuil died in 2784. He was succeeded by his son, [[Arathorn I]].
 
After having been chieftain for 65 years, Arassuil died in 2784. He was succeeded by his son, [[Arathorn I]].

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Arassuil
Arnorian
Biographical Information
PositionChieftain of the Dúnedain
BirthT.A. 2628
RuleT.A. 2719 - T.A. 2784
DeathT.A. 2784
Family
ParentageArahad II
ChildrenArathorn I
Physical Description
GenderMale

Arassuil (T.A. 2628 - 2784, died aged 156) was the eleventh Chieftain of the Dúnedain, succeeding his father, Arahad II, when he died in 2719.

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History

During his rule the Orcs of the Misty Mountains became more bold, daring to invade Eriador. The Rangers fought many battles trying to hold them back, but one party of Orcs managed to reach the Shire, where they were fought off by a party of brave Hobbits under Bandobras "Bullroarer" Took in 2747 at the Battle of Greenfields.

Also during his rule, in 2758, the Long Winter arrived. Many lives were lost, and Gandalf and the Rangers had to help the Hobbits of the Shire survive.

After having been chieftain for 65 years, Arassuil died in 2784. He was succeeded by his son, Arathorn I.

Etymology

Arassuil's name is Sindarin, however, the etymology of it is a bit uncertain. It could be from aran meaning "king", and suil meaning "greeting".

Genealogy

Isildur
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arahad II
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
ARASSUIL
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arathorn I
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Argonui
 
 


References

Preceded by:
Arahad II
11th Chieftain of the Dúnedain
T.A. 2719 - T.A. 2784
Followed by:
Arathorn I