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'''Beren''' ([[Third Age]] 2655 – 2763, aged 108 years) was the nineteenth [[Ruling Steward]] of [[Gondor]].
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}}'''Beren''' ([[Third Age]] 2655<ref>{{PM|Elendil}}, p. 205</ref> – 2763,<ref name="South">{{App|South}}</ref> aged 108 years) was the nineteenth [[Ruling Steward]] of [[Gondor]].
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==History==
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Beren succeeded his father [[Egalmoth (Steward of Gondor)|Egalmoth]] at his death in {{TA|2743}}.<ref name="South"/>
  
Beren succeeded his father [[Egalmoth, Steward of Gondor|Egalmoth]] at his death in Third Age 2743.  
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Beren spent much of his rule fighting the [[Corsairs of Umbar]] in southern Gondor, for the land was assailed by three great fleets from [[Umbar]] and from [[Harad]]. During the [[Long Winter]] of {{TA|2758}} - {{TA|2759|n}}, [[Rohan]] came under attack from the [[Dunlendings]], but as both nations were under attack neither could help the other. Therefore when [[Saruman]] suddenly appeared and requested leave to dwell in [[Isengard]], Beren gladly gave the [[Wizard]] the keys to [[Orthanc]].<ref>{{App|Stewards}}</ref>
  
Beren spent much of his reign fighting the [[Corsairs of Umbar]] in southern Gondor. During the [[Long Winter]] [[Rohan]] came under attack from the [[Dunlendings]], but as both nations were under attack neither could help the other. Therefore when [[Saruman]] suddenly appeared and requested leave to dwell in [[Isengard]], Beren gladly gave the [[Wizard]] the keys to [[Orthanc]].
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Beren was followed by his son [[Beregond (Steward of Gondor)|Beregond]] at his death in {{TA|2763|n}}.<ref name="South"/>
 
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Beren was followed by his son [[Beregond, Steward of Gondor|Beregond]] at his death in 2763.
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The name Beren refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Beren (disambiguation).
Beren
Gondorian
Biographical Information
TitlesRuling Steward
LocationGondor
LanguageWestron, Sindarin
BirthT.A. 2655
RuleT.A. 2743 - 2763 (20 years)
DeathT.A. 2763 (aged 108)
Family
HouseHouse of Húrin
ParentageEgalmoth
ChildrenBeregond
Physical Description
GenderMale
Beren (Third Age 2655[1] – 2763,[2] aged 108 years) was the nineteenth Ruling Steward of Gondor.

History

Beren succeeded his father Egalmoth at his death in T.A. 2743.[2]

Beren spent much of his rule fighting the Corsairs of Umbar in southern Gondor, for the land was assailed by three great fleets from Umbar and from Harad. During the Long Winter of T.A. 2758 - 2759, Rohan came under attack from the Dunlendings, but as both nations were under attack neither could help the other. Therefore when Saruman suddenly appeared and requested leave to dwell in Isengard, Beren gladly gave the Wizard the keys to Orthanc.[3]

Beren was followed by his son Beregond at his death in 2763.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Heirs of Elendil", p. 205
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Realms in Exile", "The Southern Line: Heirs of Anarion"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion", "The Stewards"
Beren
House of Húrin
Born: T.A. 2655 Died: T.A. 2763
Preceded by:
Egalmoth
19th Ruling Steward of Gondor
T.A. 2743 - 2763
Followed by:
Beregond
Ruling Stewards of Gondor
Mardil Voronwë · Eradan · Herion · Belegorn · Húrin I · Túrin I · Hador · Barahir · Dior · Denethor I · Boromir · Cirion · Hallas · Húrin II · Belecthor I · Orodreth · Ecthelion I · Egalmoth · Beren · Beregond · Belecthor II · Thorondir · Túrin II · Turgon · Ecthelion II · Denethor II · Faramir