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Beleg (King of Arthedain)

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|}}'''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.  
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|}}'''Beleg''' ([[Third Age|T.A]] 811 - 1029, died aged 218) was the second king of [[Arthedain]], who inherited the throne from his father, the founder of the kingdom, [[Amlaith]] of [[Fornost]], in T.A. 946.  
  
Beleg ruled [[Arthedain]] for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son [[Mallor]].  
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Beleg ruled [[Arthedain]] for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son [[Mallor]] upon his death in 1029.  
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
== Genealogy ==
 
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[[Isildur]]
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[[Amlaith]]
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[[Mallor]]
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[[Celepharn]]
 
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== Etymology ==
 
== 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
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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]]).  
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  |list=2nd [[Kings of Arnor|King of Arthedain]]<br><code>III</code> 946 - 1029
 
  |list=2nd [[Kings of Arnor|King of Arthedain]]<br><code>III</code> 946 - 1029
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[[Category:Dúnedain of the North]]
 
[[Category:Dúnedain of the North]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Arthedain]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Arthedain]]

Revision as of 14:54, 12 January 2007

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, the founder of the kingdom, Amlaith of Fornost, in T.A. 946.

Beleg ruled Arthedain for eighty-three years, and was succeeded by his son Mallor upon his death in 1029.

Genealogy

 Isildur
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 Amlaith
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  BELEG
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 Mallor
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Celepharn

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).

Titles

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