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'''Findis''' was a [[Noldo|Noldorin]] [[Elves|Elf]], the first child of [[Finwë]], [[High King of the Noldor]] and [[Indis]], his second wife.
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'''Findis''' was a [[Noldo|Noldorin]] [[Elves|Elf]], the first child and daughter of [[Finwë]], the [[High King of the Noldor]] and [[Indis]], his second wife.  Findis' name is a combination of the names of her parents.
  
During the [[Exile of the Noldor]] she remained with Indis and her younger brother [[Finarfin]] in [[Valinor]], where she apparently dwelt ever since.
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During the [[Exile of the Noldor]] she remained with Indis and her younger brother [[Finarfin]] in [[Valinor]], where she apparently dwelt ever since.<ref>{{PM|Shibboleth}}, ''The names of Finwë's descendants''</ref>
 
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Findis is a combination of the names of her parents.
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==Genealogy==
 
==Genealogy==
 
 
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{{familytree| | MIR |~|y|~| FIN |~|~|~|~|~|y|~|~|~|~| IND | | | | | | | | | | |FIN=[[Finwë]]|IND=[[Indis]]|MIR=[[Míriel Serindë|Míriel]]}}
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{{familytree| | MIR |~|y|~| FIN |~|~|~|~|~|y|~|~|~|~| IND | | | | | | | | | | |FIN=[[Finwë]]|IND=[[Indis]]|MIR=[[Míriel]]}}
 
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{{familytree| | | | | FEA | | FDS | | FIN | | IRM | | FIR | |FIN=[[Fingolfin]]|FIR=[[Finarfin]]|FEA=[[Fëanor]]|FDS='''FINDIS'''|IRM=[[Irimë]]}}
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{{familytree| | | | | | | EAR | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |EAR=[[Eärendil]]}}
 
{{familytree| | | | | | | EAR | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | | |EAR=[[Eärendil]]}}
 
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==Etymology==
 
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Her name seems to be a combination of her parents' names and obviously means "skilled woman". See [[Finwe#Etymology]] and [[Indis#Etymology]]
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Revision as of 12:23, 4 November 2012

Findis
Noldo
Family
HouseHouse of Finwë
ParentageFinwë and Indis
SiblingsFëanor (half brother), Fingolfin, Írimë, and Finarfin
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Findis was a Noldorin Elf, the first child and daughter of Finwë, the High King of the Noldor and Indis, his second wife. Findis' name is a combination of the names of her parents.

During the Exile of the Noldor she remained with Indis and her younger brother Finarfin in Valinor, where she apparently dwelt ever since.[1]

Genealogy


 
Míriel
 
 
 
Finwë
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Indis
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fëanor
 
FINDIS
 
Fingolfin
 
Írimë
 
Finarfin
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fingon
 
Elenwë
 
Turgon
 
Aredhel
 
Eöl
 
Argon
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tuor
 
Idril
 
 
 
 
 
Maeglin
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Eärendil
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Etymology

Her name seems to be a combination of her parents' names and obviously means "skilled woman". See Finwe#Etymology and Indis#Etymology

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Peoples of Middle-earth, "The Shibboleth of Fëanor", The names of Finwë's descendants