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'''Aravir''' was the fourth of the [[Chieftains of the Dúnedain]]. He was raised by [[Elrond]] in [[Rivendell]] while his father [[Aranuir]] dwelt in the wild.
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|rule= <code>III</code> 2247
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|death= <code>III</code> 2319
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|age= 163
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'''Aravir''' ([[Third Age|T.A.]] 2156 - 2319, died aged 163) was the fourth [[Chieftain of the Dúnedain]], following his father, [[Aranuir]], upon his death in 2247.  
  
At his father's death in 2247 [[Third Age|T.A.]], [[Aranuir]] in turn became the [[Chieftain of the Dúnedain]]. During his rule the [[Watchful Peace]] slowly came to an end as [[Sauron]] returned to the north-west of [[Middle-earth]], although his presence remained unknown.
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As far as we know, Aravir's rule was uneventful, except for the usual skirmishes with [[orcs]]. However, during his rule the [[Watchful Peace]] slowly came to an end as [[Sauron]] returned to the north-west of [[Middle-earth]], although his presence remained unknown.
 
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Aravir died in 2319 and was followed by his son [[Aragorn I]] (Not to be confused with [[Aragorn II]] who later becomes [[Aragorn Elessar]] in [[The Lord of the Rings]].
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Aravir died in 2319, after having been Chieftain for seventy-two years) and was followed by his son [[Aragorn I]] (after whom [[Aragorn II|Aragorn Elessar]] was named).
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==Genealogy==
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  [[Isildur]]
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  [[Aranuir]]
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  '''ARAVIR'''
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[[Aragorn I]]
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  [[Araglas]]
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</code>
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==Etymology==
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Arahael's name is [[Sindarin]], and although the etymology is uncertain, it probably means "Royal Jewel", coming from the prefix ''[[ar|ara-]]'' meaning "king", and ''[[mir]]'' (becoming lenited to ''vir'') meaning "jewel".
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==Titles==
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[[Category:Chieftains of the Dúnedain]]
 
[[Category:Dúnedain of the North]]
 
[[Category:Dúnedain of the North]]
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Revision as of 20:50, 14 January 2007

Template:Royalty infobox Aravir (T.A. 2156 - 2319, died aged 163) was the fourth Chieftain of the Dúnedain, following his father, Aranuir, upon his death in 2247.

As far as we know, Aravir's rule was uneventful, except for the usual skirmishes with orcs. However, during his rule the Watchful Peace slowly came to an end as Sauron returned to the north-west of Middle-earth, although his presence remained unknown.

Aravir died in 2319, after having been Chieftain for seventy-two years) and was followed by his son Aragorn I (after whom Aragorn Elessar was named).

Genealogy

 Isildur
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    :
 Aranuir
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 ARAVIR
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Aragorn I
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 Araglas

Etymology

Arahael's name is Sindarin, and although the etymology is uncertain, it probably means "Royal Jewel", coming from the prefix ara- meaning "king", and mir (becoming lenited to vir) meaning "jewel".

Titles

Preceded by:
Aranuir
4th Chieftain of the Dúnedain
III 2247 - 2319
Followed by:
Aragorn I