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Ecthelion I

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'''Ecthelion I''' was the seventeenth Ruling Steward of [[Gondor]]. He succeeded his father [[Orodreth (Steward of Gondor)|Orodreth]] at his death in [[Third Age]] 2685.{{Pronounce|Ecthelion.mp3|Ardamir}}  
 
'''Ecthelion I''' was the seventeenth Ruling Steward of [[Gondor]]. He succeeded his father [[Orodreth (Steward of Gondor)|Orodreth]] at his death in [[Third Age]] 2685.{{Pronounce|Ecthelion.mp3|Ardamir}}  
  
He rebuilt the [[White Tower]] in [[Minas Tirith|Minas Tirith]], which afterwards carried his name.
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He rebuilt the [[White Tower]] in [[Minas Tirith]], which afterwards carried his name.
  
 
Ecthelion had no children. He was followed by his cousin [[Egalmoth (Steward of Gondor)|Egalmoth]], the grandson of Orodreth's sister Morwen, at his death in 2698.
 
Ecthelion had no children. He was followed by his cousin [[Egalmoth (Steward of Gondor)|Egalmoth]], the grandson of Orodreth's sister Morwen, at his death in 2698.

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The name Ecthelion refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Ecthelion (disambiguation).
Ecthelion (I)
Gondorian
Biographical Information
PositionRuling Steward
BirthT.A. 2600
RuleThird Age 2685 - Third Age 2698
DeathThird Age 2698
Family
ParentageOrodreth
Physical Description
GenderMale
Ecthelion I was the seventeenth Ruling Steward of Gondor. He succeeded his father Orodreth at his death in Third Age 2685.

He rebuilt the White Tower in Minas Tirith, which afterwards carried his name.

Ecthelion had no children. He was followed by his cousin Egalmoth, the grandson of Orodreth's sister Morwen, at his death in 2698.

Preceded by:
Orodreth
17th Ruling Steward of Gondor
T.A. 2685 – 2698
Followed by:
Egalmoth
Ruling Stewards of Gondor
Mardil Voronwë · Eradan · Herion · Belegorn · Húrin I · Túrin I · Hador · Barahir · Dior · Denethor I · Boromir · Cirion · Hallas · Húrin II · Belecthor I · Orodreth · Ecthelion I · Egalmoth · Beren · Beregond · Belecthor II · Thorondir · Túrin II · Turgon · Ecthelion II · Denethor II · Faramir