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Elfhild

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'''Elfhild''' was the wife of King [[Théoden]] of [[Rohan]], and mother to his son [[Théodred]]. We know almost nothing of Elfhild's life, except that she died in childbirth, leaving Théoden a widower and Théodred motherless. At the time of the [[War of the Ring]], Rohan had been without a queen for forty years.
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'''Elfhild''' was the wife of King [[Théoden]].
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==History==
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Elfhild died in childbirth, leaving Théoden a widower and [[Théodred]] motherless. At the time of the [[War of the Ring]], Rohan had been without a queen for forty years.<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
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Revision as of 16:57, 11 November 2010

Elfhild
Rohir
Biographical Information
DeathT.A. 2978
Family
SpouseThéoden
ChildrenThéodred
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Elfhild was the wife of King Théoden.

History

Elfhild died in childbirth, leaving Théoden a widower and Théodred motherless. At the time of the War of the Ring, Rohan had been without a queen for forty years.[1]


References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"