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Celepharn

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|}}'''Celepharn''' ([[Third Age|T.A.]] 979 - 1191, died aged 212) was the son of [[Mallor]], and he came to the throne of [[Arthedain]] in T.A. 1110 on the death of his father.
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|}}'''Celepharn''' ([[Third Age|T.A.]] 979 - 1191, died aged 212) was the son of [[Mallor]], and he came to the throne of [[Arthedain]] upon the death of his father in 1110.
  
During his reign many more [[Hobbit]]s entered [[Eriador]] and the lands of [[Arnor]]. Most of these were [[Fallohides]] and [[Stoors]] (who came over the [[Redhorn Pass]] and settled mainly in [[Dunland]] and the [[Angle of Eriador|Angle]]), joining the [[Harfoots]] who had come earlier during the time of Celepharn's father [[Mallor]].
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During his reign, in circa 1150, more [[Hobbit]]s entered [[Eriador]] and the lands of [[Arnor]] from [[Wilderland]]. Most of these were [[Fallohides]] and [[Stoors]] (who came over the [[Redhorn Pass]] and settled mainly in [[Dunland]] and the [[Angle of Eriador|Angle]]), joining the [[Harfoots]] who had come earlier during the time of Celepharn's father [[Mallor]].
  
During Celepharn's rule the Southern Kingdom, [[Gondor]], reached the height of its power, under [[Atanatar II Alcarin]].
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During Celepharn's rule the Southern Kingdom, [[Gondor]], reached the height of its power under [[Atanatar II Alcarin]].
  
Celepharn ruled Arthedain for eighty-one years, and was succeeded by his son [[Celebrindor]] on his death.
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Celepharn ruled Arthedain for eighty-one years, and was succeeded by his son, [[Celebrindor]], upon his death in 1191.
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
== Genealogy ==

Revision as of 14:42, 12 January 2007

Template:Royalty infoboxCelepharn (T.A. 979 - 1191, died aged 212) was the son of Mallor, and he came to the throne of Arthedain upon the death of his father in 1110.

During his reign, in circa 1150, more Hobbits entered Eriador and the lands of Arnor from Wilderland. Most of these were Fallohides and Stoors (who came over the Redhorn Pass and settled mainly in Dunland and the Angle), joining the Harfoots who had come earlier during the time of Celepharn's father Mallor.

During Celepharn's rule the Southern Kingdom, Gondor, reached the height of its power under Atanatar II Alcarin.

Celepharn ruled Arthedain for eighty-one years, and was succeeded by his son, Celebrindor, upon his death in 1191.

Genealogy

  Isildur
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   Mallor
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 CELEPHARN
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Celebrindor
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  Malvegil

Etymology

The etymology of Celepharn's name is unknown. The first element appears to be the Sindarin celeb for "silver", but no more is known.

Titles

Preceded by:
Mallor
4th King of Arthedain
III 1110 - 1191
Followed by:
Celebrindor