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Cemendur (King of Gondor)

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This article is about the King of Gondor. For the the Númenórean royal, see Cemendur (son of Axantur).
Cemendur
Gondorian
Biographical Information
PositionKing of Gondor
BirthS.A. 3399
RuleT.A. 158 - T.A. 238
DeathT.A. 238, aged 280 years
Family
ParentageMeneldil
ChildrenEärendil
Physical Description
GenderMale

Cemendur (Second Age 3399 – Third Age 238, aged 280 years) was the fourth King of Gondor.

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History

Cemendur ruled for 80 years, from Third Age 158 until his death. He was the son and successor of Meneldil, the first ruler of Gondor to rule in his own name.

Little is known about his reign, only that it was a peaceful one. He was succeeded by his son Eärendil.

Etemology

Cemendur is Quenya for "Earth-servant".

Genealogy

 Anárion
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 Meneldil
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 CEMENDUR
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 Eärendil
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 Anardil

References

Preceded by:
Meneldil
4th King of Gondor
T.A. 158 - T.A. 238
Followed by:
Eärendil