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'''Bane''' is an archaic word referring to something that causes harm or ruin to a person or people.  [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] used this term often in his [[Middle-earth]].  Below are some of the titles including the word ''bane'':
 
'''Bane''' is an archaic word referring to something that causes harm or ruin to a person or people.  [[J.R.R. Tolkien|Tolkien]] used this term often in his [[Middle-earth]].  Below are some of the titles including the word ''bane'':
* [[Glaurung's Bane]] (= [[Túrin Turambar]])
 
* [[Isildur’s Bane]] (= [[One Ring]])
 
* [[Durin's Bane]] (= [[Balrog of Moria]])
 
  
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* [[Bain]], a [[King of Dale]], whose name is translated by some as "bane".
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* [[Dagnir]], a man of [[Dorthonion]], whose name translates as "bane".
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* '''[[Durin's Bane]], the Balrog of [[Khazad-dûm|Moria]].'''
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* [[Glaurung]]'s Bane, [[Túrin|Túrin Turambar]].<ref>{{CH|18}}</ref>
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* '''[[Isildur]]'s Bane, [[the One Ring]].'''
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* Mansbane, a name given to [[Felaróf]] by [[Eorl]].<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
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* Master's bane, a name given to [[Snowmane]].<ref>{{RK|V6}}</ref>
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* Troll's bane, a name given by [[Peregrin Took]] to his sword.
 
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Revision as of 06:47, 18 December 2012

Bane is an archaic word referring to something that causes harm or ruin to a person or people. Tolkien used this term often in his Middle-earth. Below are some of the titles including the word bane:


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References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Death of Túrin"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Battle of the Pelennor Fields"