Tolkien Gateway

Eärnil I

(Difference between revisions)
m (Added family tree and references)
m (Added image caption)
 
(11 intermediate revisions by 6 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 
{{disambig-two|the second [[Ship-kings|Ship-king]] of [[Gondor]]|penultimate [[Kings of Gondor|King of Gondor]]|[[Eärnil II]]}}
 
{{disambig-two|the second [[Ship-kings|Ship-king]] of [[Gondor]]|penultimate [[Kings of Gondor|King of Gondor]]|[[Eärnil II]]}}
 
{{gondorian infobox
 
{{gondorian infobox
| image=
 
 
| name=Eärnil I
 
| name=Eärnil I
 +
| image=[[File:Matěj Čadil - Earnil I of Gondor.jpg|250px]]
 +
| caption="Earnil I of Gondor" by [[Matěj Čadil]]
 +
| pronun=
 
| othernames=
 
| othernames=
 
| titles=[[Kings of Gondor|King of Gondor]]
 
| titles=[[Kings of Gondor|King of Gondor]]
 
| position=
 
| position=
| realm=[[Gondor]]
+
| location=[[Gondor]]
 
| affiliation=
 
| affiliation=
 
| language=[[Westron]]
 
| language=[[Westron]]
Line 13: Line 15:
 
| rule={{TA|913}} - {{TA|936|n}} (23 years)
 
| rule={{TA|913}} - {{TA|936|n}} (23 years)
 
| death={{TA|936}}
 
| death={{TA|936}}
| deathlocation=In the [[Belegaer|sea]] off [[Haven of Umbar|Umbar]]
+
| deathlocation=In the [[Belegaer|sea]] off [[Umbar]]
 
| age=200
 
| age=200
| house=House of Anárion
+
| notablefor=
 +
| house=[[House of Anárion]]
 
| parentage=[[Tarciryan]]
 
| parentage=[[Tarciryan]]
 
| siblings=
 
| siblings=
Line 30: Line 33:
 
==History==
 
==History==
  
In {{TA|913}} he succeeded his uncle [[Tarannon Falastur]], who died childless.  Eärnil was the son of Tarannon's brother [[Tarciryan]].<ref name="South"/>  He continued with the expansionist maritime policy of his predecessor by constructing a great navy and repairing the ancient havens of [[Pelargir]],<ref name="Elendil"/> and then capturing the [[Haven of Umbar]] in {{TA|933}}.<ref>{{App|TA}}</ref>  He was tragically lost at sea in {{TA|936|n}} near Umbar and was succeeded by his son [[Ciryandil]].<ref>{{App|Gondor}}</ref>
+
In {{TA|913}} he succeeded his uncle [[Tarannon Falastur]], who died childless.  Eärnil was the son of Tarannon's brother [[Tarciryan]].<ref name="South"/>  He continued with the expansionist maritime policy of his predecessor by constructing a great navy and repairing the ancient havens of [[Pelargir]],<ref name="Elendil"/> and then capturing the [[Umbar|Haven of Umbar]] in {{TA|933}}.<ref>{{App|TA}}</ref>  He was tragically lost at sea in {{TA|936|n}} near Umbar and was succeeded by his son [[Ciryandil]].<ref>{{App|Gondor}}</ref>
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
== Genealogy ==
 
{{familytree/start}}
 
{{familytree/start}}
{{familytree| | |SIR| | |SIR=[[Siriondil (King of Gondor)|Siriondil]]}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | SIR | | |SIR=[[Siriondil (King of Gondor)|Siriondil]]<br/><small>''{{TA|570|n}} - {{TA|830|n}}''</small>}}
{{familytree| |,|-|^|-|.| |}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | |,|-|^|-|.| |}}
{{familytree|TAR| |TAC|TAR=[[Tarannon Falastur]]|TAC=[[Tarciryan]]}}
+
{{familytree | BER |~| TAR | | TAC |BER=[[Berúthiel]]<br/><small>''unknown''</small>|TAR=[[Tarannon Falastur]]<br/><small>''{{TA|654|n}} - {{TA|913|n}}''</small>|TAC=[[Tarciryan]]<br/><small>''unknown''</small>}}
{{familytree| | | | | |!| |}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | |!| |}}
{{familytree| | | | |EAR|EAR='''EÄRNIL I'''}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | EAR |EAR='''EÄRNIL I'''<br/><small>''{{TA|736|n}} - {{TA|936|n}}''†</small>}}
{{familytree| | | | | |!| |}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | |!| |}}
{{familytree| | | | |CIR|CIR=[[Ciryandil]]}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | CIR |CIR=[[Ciryandil]]<br/><small>''{{TA|820|n}} - {{TA|1015|n}}''†</small>}}
{{familytree| | | | | |!| |}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | |!| |}}
{{familytree| | | | |HYA|HYA=[[Hyarmendacil I]]}}
+
{{familytree | | | | | | | | | HYA |HYA=[[Hyarmendacil I]]<br/><small>''{{TA|899|n}} - {{TA|1149|n}}''</small>}}
 
{{familytree/end}}
 
{{familytree/end}}
 
{{references}}
 
{{references}}
Line 48: Line 51:
 
{{seq-start}}
 
{{seq-start}}
 
{{seq-head
 
{{seq-head
| race=gondorian}}
+
| race=gondorian
 +
| house=[[House of Anárion]]
 +
| born={{TA|736}}
 +
| died={{TA|936}}
 +
}}
 
{{seq
 
{{seq
 
| prev=[[Tarannon Falastur]]
 
| prev=[[Tarannon Falastur]]
Line 56: Line 63:
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{seq-end}}
 
{{seq-end}}
 +
{{southernline}}
 +
{{DEFAULTSORT:Earnil I}}
 
[[Category:Gondorians]]
 
[[Category:Gondorians]]
 
[[Category:House of Anárion]]
 
[[Category:House of Anárion]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Gondor]]
 
[[Category:Rulers of Gondor]]
 +
[[Category:Third Age characters]]
 
[[de:Earnil I.]]
 
[[de:Earnil I.]]
 
[[fr:encyclo:personnages:hommes:3a:dunedain:gondoriens:earnil_ier]]
 
[[fr:encyclo:personnages:hommes:3a:dunedain:gondoriens:earnil_ier]]
 
[[fi:Eärnil I]]
 
[[fi:Eärnil I]]

Latest revision as of 21:23, 18 September 2015

This article is about the second Ship-king of Gondor. For the penultimate King of Gondor, see Eärnil II.
Eärnil I
Gondorian
Matěj Čadil - Earnil I of Gondor.jpg
"Earnil I of Gondor" by Matěj Čadil
Biographical Information
TitlesKing of Gondor
LocationGondor
LanguageWestron
BirthT.A. 736
RuleT.A. 913 - 936 (23 years)
DeathT.A. 936 (aged 200)
In the sea off Umbar
Family
HouseHouse of Anárion
ParentageTarciryan
ChildrenCiryandil
Physical Description
GenderMale
Eärnil I (Q: contracted form of Eärendil, pron. [eˈarnil]; T.A. 736[1]936,[2] aged 200 years) was the thirteenth King of Gondor and the second Ship-king.

[edit] History

In T.A. 913 he succeeded his uncle Tarannon Falastur, who died childless. Eärnil was the son of Tarannon's brother Tarciryan.[2] He continued with the expansionist maritime policy of his predecessor by constructing a great navy and repairing the ancient havens of Pelargir,[1] and then capturing the Haven of Umbar in T.A. 933.[3] He was tragically lost at sea in 936 near Umbar and was succeeded by his son Ciryandil.[4]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
 
 
 
 
Siriondil
570 - 830
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Berúthiel
unknown
 
Tarannon Falastur
654 - 913
 
Tarciryan
unknown
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
EÄRNIL I
736 - 936
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ciryandil
820 - 1015
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hyarmendacil I
899 - 1149

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Heirs of Elendil"
  2. 2.0 2.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "The Realms in Exile", "The Southern Line: Heirs of Anarion"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "The Third Age"
  4. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The Númenorean Kings", "Gondor and the Heirs of Anárion"
Eärnil I
House of Anárion
Born: T.A. 736 Died: T.A. 936
Preceded by:
Tarannon Falastur
13th King of Gondor
T.A. 913 - 936
Followed by:
Ciryandil