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[[King's Writer]] of [[Gondor]], who lived in the early [[Fourth Age]]. He completed the copy of the [[Red Book of Westmarch]] which (within the context of the tales) is the basis for [[The Lord of the Rings]] and [[The Silmarillion]].
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'''Findegil''' was the [[King's Writer]] of [[Gondor]] in the [[Fourth Age]].
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==History==
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In {{FoA|172}}, King [[Aragorn|Elessar]] ordered Findegil to write a copy of the [[Red Book of Westmarch]].<ref>{{FR|Records}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''Findegil'' seems to be composed of [[Sindarin]] ''[[find]]'' "hair" and ''[[tegil]]'' "pen".
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Revision as of 10:05, 12 November 2010

Findegil
Gondorian
Biographical Information
PositionKing's Writer
DeathEarly Fourth Age
Physical Description
GenderMale

Findegil was the King's Writer of Gondor in the Fourth Age.

History

In Fo.A. 172, King Elessar ordered Findegil to write a copy of the Red Book of Westmarch.[1]

Etymology

Findegil seems to be composed of Sindarin find "hair" and tegil "pen".

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, "Prologue", "Note on the Shire Records"