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<b>Dairuin</b> was a servant of the house of [[Barahir]] in [[Dorthonion]]. After [[Dagor Bragollach]] he continued resistance against [[Morgoth]]'s forces under Barahir's command. At last Barahir had only twelve men of which Dairuin was one. He was killed in [[First Age 460]], when [[Sauron]] attacked Barahir's camp after [[Gorlim]] had deceived them. Only [[Beren]], son of Barahir, survived being out of camp during the final attack.
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'''Dairuin''' was a servant of the house of [[Barahir]] in [[Dorthonion]]. After [[Dagor Bragollach]] he continued resistance against [[Morgoth]]'s forces under Barahir's command. At last Barahir had only twelve men of which Dairuin was one.<ref>{{S|Fingolfin}}</ref> He was killed in {{FA|460}}, when [[Sauron]] attacked Barahir's camp after [[Gorlim]] had betrayed them. Only [[Beren]], son of Barahir, survived, being out of camp during the final attack.<ref>{{S|Beren}}</ref>
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Dairuin was a servant of the house of Barahir in Dorthonion. After Dagor Bragollach he continued resistance against Morgoth's forces under Barahir's command. At last Barahir had only twelve men of which Dairuin was one.[1] He was killed in F.A. 460, when Sauron attacked Barahir's camp after Gorlim had betrayed them. Only Beren, son of Barahir, survived, being out of camp during the final attack.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Ruin of Beleriand and the Fall of Fingolfin"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Beren and Lúthien"


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