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Black Sword (Mormegil in Sindarin) was a title given to Túrin Turambar during his time as captain of Nargothrond,[1] and sometimes later used when he dwelt in the Forest of Brethil.[2]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "Túrin in Nargothrond", p. 160
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Coming of Glaurung", p. 223