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'''Beregar''' was a nobleman of [[Númenor]], descended from the [[House of Bëor]], whose house was in the region of [[Númenor]] known as the [[Westlands]]. His daughter was [[Erendis]], who became Queen to [[Tar-Aldarion]]. They had a daughter of their own, and so Beregar became the grandfather of the first Ruling Queen of [[Númenor]], [[Tar-Ancalimë]].
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'''Beregar''' was a nobleman of [[Númenor]], descended from the [[House of Bëor]].
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== History ==
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Beregar was a descendant of [[Beleth]], daughter of [[Bregolas]], of the [[House of Bëor]].<ref name=WJBeor>{{WJ|14}}, ''(i) House of Bëor''</ref>
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He lived in the region of Númenor known as the [[Westlands]]. Beregar married [[Núneth]] and they had a daughter named [[Erendis]], whom Bergar brought to the feast held when the son of [[Tar-Meneldur]] was proclaimed as his heir.  There Erendis became enamoured of [[Tar-Aldarion|Aldarion]] and eventually became his queen. Aldarion and Erendis had a daughter of their own, and so Beregar became the grandfather of the first [[Ruling Queen of Númenor]], [[Tar-Ancalimë]].<ref>{{UT|Wife}}</ref>
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== Genealogy ==
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==Etymology==
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Beregar's name is [[Sindarin]], and probably means "Fierce lord" from ''bereg'' "fierce" and ''[[aran|ar]]'', "noble".{{fact}}
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Revision as of 12:27, 4 November 2012

Beregar
Númenórean
Biographical Information
LocationNúmenor
BirthBefore S.A. 771
Family
SpouseNúneth
ChildrenErendis
Physical Description
GenderMale

Beregar was a nobleman of Númenor, descended from the House of Bëor.

History

Beregar was a descendant of Beleth, daughter of Bregolas, of the House of Bëor.[1]

He lived in the region of Númenor known as the Westlands. Beregar married Núneth and they had a daughter named Erendis, whom Bergar brought to the feast held when the son of Tar-Meneldur was proclaimed as his heir. There Erendis became enamoured of Aldarion and eventually became his queen. Aldarion and Erendis had a daughter of their own, and so Beregar became the grandfather of the first Ruling Queen of Númenor, Tar-Ancalimë.[2]

Genealogy

 
 
BEREGAR
 
Núneth
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Aldarion
 
Erendis
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tar-Ancalimë
 
 
 
 

Etymology

Beregar's name is Sindarin, and probably means "Fierce lord" from bereg "fierce" and ar, "noble".[source?]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", (i) House of Bëor
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Aldarion and Erendis: The Mariner's Wife"