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Aravorn

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Aravorn succeeding his father, [[Aragost]], when he died in [[Third Age 2588|2588]]. Aravorn's rule seems to be uneventful as the enemy centered a lot of its attacks on the newly-formed [[Rohan]].
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Aravorn succeeded his father, [[Aragost]], when he died in [[Third Age 2588|2588]]. Aravorn's rule seems to be uneventful as the enemy centered a lot of its attacks on the newly-formed [[Rohan]].
  
 
Aravorn died in 2654, after having ruled as chieftain for 66 years, and was succeeded by his son, [[Arahad II]]
 
Aravorn died in 2654, after having ruled as chieftain for 66 years, and was succeeded by his son, [[Arahad II]]

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Template:Royalty infobox Aravorn (T.A. 2497 - 2654, died aged 157) was the ninth Chieftain of the Dúnedain.

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History

Aravorn succeeded his father, Aragost, when he died in 2588. Aravorn's rule seems to be uneventful as the enemy centered a lot of its attacks on the newly-formed Rohan.

Aravorn died in 2654, after having ruled as chieftain for 66 years, and was succeeded by his son, Arahad II

Etymology

Aravorn's name is Sindarin, though its exact meaning is unclear. The first element is aran, "king", but the second could be born, "steadfast", or morn, "darkness", which both become vorn through lenition.

Genealogy

Isildur
 
 
 
 
 
 
Aragost
 
 
 
 
 
 
ARAVORN
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arahad II
 
 
 
 
 
 
Arassuil
 


Titles

Preceded by:
Aragost
9th Chieftain of the Dúnedain
Third Age 2588 - 2654
Followed by:
Arahad II