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Camlost, the "Empty-handed", was a title given to Beren when he returned to Thingol's halls from the Quest for the Silmaril. He had achieved the Quest set him by Thingol — a Silmaril was in his hand, but that hand had been bitten from his arm by Carcharoth the Wolf, still holding the Jewel.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Beren and Lúthien"