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''(See also [[Brego (horse)]])''
 
''(See also [[Brego (horse)]])''
  
'''Brego''' was the second [[King of Rohan]].
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'''Brego''' ([[Third Age]] 2512 – 2570, aged 58 years) was the second [[King of Rohan]].
  
Brego became King at the death of his father ''[[Eorl the Young]]'' in 2545 ([[Third Age]]). During his rule the migration of the [[Éothéod]] to [[Calenardhon]] continued, and Brego defended the borders of [[Rohan]] against their enemies (the [[Dunlendings]] and [[Easterlings]]).
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Brego became King at the death of his father ''[[Eorl the Young]]'' in Third Age 2545. During his rule the migration of the [[Éothéod]] to [[Calenardhon]] continued, and Brego defended the borders of [[Rohan]] against their enemies (the [[Dunlendings]] and [[Easterlings]]).
  
 
Brego built the [[Golden Hall]] of [[Meduseld]], and made [[Edoras]] the capital of Rohan.
 
Brego built the [[Golden Hall]] of [[Meduseld]], and made [[Edoras]] the capital of Rohan.
  
 
His eldest son [[Baldor]] in his pride went into the [[Paths of the Dead]] never to be found again, and Brego died of grief soon after. He was followed by his second son, [[Aldor]].
 
His eldest son [[Baldor]] in his pride went into the [[Paths of the Dead]] never to be found again, and Brego died of grief soon after. He was followed by his second son, [[Aldor]].
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{{sequence
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|prev=[[Eorl]]
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|next=[[Aldor]]
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|list=2nd [[King of Rohan]]<br><code>III</code> 2545 – 2570
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}}
  
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[[Category:Rohirrim]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Rohan]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Rohan]]

Revision as of 20:33, 23 June 2006

(See also Brego (horse))

Brego (Third Age 2512 – 2570, aged 58 years) was the second King of Rohan.

Brego became King at the death of his father Eorl the Young in Third Age 2545. During his rule the migration of the Éothéod to Calenardhon continued, and Brego defended the borders of Rohan against their enemies (the Dunlendings and Easterlings).

Brego built the Golden Hall of Meduseld, and made Edoras the capital of Rohan.

His eldest son Baldor in his pride went into the Paths of the Dead never to be found again, and Brego died of grief soon after. He was followed by his second son, Aldor.

Preceded by:
Eorl
2nd King of Rohan
III 2545 – 2570
Followed by:
Aldor