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Folcred

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'''Folcred''', with [[Fastred (Son of Folcwine)|Fastred]], was one of the twin sons of Folcwine of [[Rohan]]. Upholding the [[Oath of Eorl]], he rode to the aid of [[Gondor]] with his brother, and both were slain in battle of the [[Haradrim]].
 
'''Folcred''', with [[Fastred (Son of Folcwine)|Fastred]], was one of the twin sons of Folcwine of [[Rohan]]. Upholding the [[Oath of Eorl]], he rode to the aid of [[Gondor]] with his brother, and both were slain in battle of the [[Haradrim]].
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
Folcred in [[Old English]] means "folk-rede, people-counsel"
 
Folcred in [[Old English]] means "folk-rede, people-counsel"
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Revision as of 15:51, 11 November 2010

Folcred
Rohir
Family
ParentageFolcwine
Physical Description
GenderMale

Folcred, with Fastred, was one of the twin sons of Folcwine of Rohan. Upholding the Oath of Eorl, he rode to the aid of Gondor with his brother, and both were slain in battle of the Haradrim.

Etymology

Folcred in Old English means "folk-rede, people-counsel"

References