Tolkien Gateway

Beleg (King of Arthedain)

(Difference between revisions)
m (Reverted edit of 80.132.228.127, changed back to last version by Hyarion)
(General edits; added infox box, sequence, genealogy, etymology and "You may...")
Line 1: Line 1:
'''Beleg''' was the second King of [[Arthedain]], who inherited the throne from his father [[Amlaith]] of [[Fornost]], the founder of that Kingdom. His name means 'great' or 'large', which may be a reference to his stature (although he may simply be named for the famous [[Elf]] of the [[First Age]] who shared this name, [[Beleg Strongbow]]).  
+
{{youmay|Beleg of Arthedain|[[Beleg Strongbow]]}}
 +
 
 +
{{royalty infobox
 +
|image=
 +
|name=Beleg
 +
|othernames=
 +
|birth= III 811
 +
|rule= III 946
 +
|death= III 1029
 +
|age= 218
 +
|realms= [[Arthedain]]
 +
|race=[[Men]]
 +
|gender=Male
 +
|height=
 +
|hair=
 +
|eyes=
 +
|}}'''Beleg''' ([[Third Age|T.A]] 811 - 1029, died aged 218) was the second King of [[Arthedain]], who inherited the throne from his father [[Amlaith]] of [[Fornost]] in T.A. 946, the founder of that Kingdom.  
  
 
Beleg ruled [[Arthedain]] for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son [[Mallor]].  
 
Beleg ruled [[Arthedain]] for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son [[Mallor]].  
  
 +
== Genealogy ==
 +
<code>
 +
[[Isildur]]
 +
    :
 +
    :
 +
    :
 +
[[Amlaith]]
 +
    |
 +
    |
 +
  '''BELEG'''
 +
    |
 +
    |
 +
[[Mallor]]
 +
</code>
 +
== Etymology ==
 +
His name means 'great' or 'large', which may be a reference to his stature (although he may simply be named after the famous [[Elf]] of the [[First Age]] who shared this name, [[Beleg Strongbow]]). {{Sequence
 +
|prev=[[Amlaith]]
 +
|next=[[Mallor]]
 +
|list=2nd [[Kings of Arnor|King of Arthedain]]<br><code>III</code> 946 - 1029
 +
|}}
 +
[[Category:Characters]]
 +
[[Category:Dúnedain]]
 +
[[Category:Dúnedain of the North]]
 +
[[Category:Men]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Arthedain]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Arthedain]]

Revision as of 15:58, 11 December 2006

Template:Youmay

Template:Royalty infoboxBeleg (T.A 811 - 1029, died aged 218) was the second King of Arthedain, who inherited the throne from his father Amlaith of Fornost in T.A. 946, the founder of that Kingdom.

Beleg ruled Arthedain for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son Mallor.

Genealogy

Isildur
   :
   :
   :
Amlaith
   |
   |
 BELEG
   |
   |
Mallor

Etymology

His name means 'great' or 'large', which may be a reference to his stature (although he may simply be named after the famous Elf of the First Age who shared this name, Beleg Strongbow).

Preceded by:
Amlaith
2nd King of Arthedain
III 946 - 1029
Followed by:
Mallor