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Glóin (King of Durin's Folk)

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''(See also [[Glóin son of Gróin]], one of [[Thorin and Company]])''
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{{disambig-two|the King of [[Durin's folk|Durin's Folk]]|the father of [[Gimli Elf-friend|Gimli]]|[[Glóin]]}}
 
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'''Glóin''' ([[Third Age]] 2136 – 2385, lived 249 years) was King of [[Durin's folk]] for 96 years, from 2289 to 2385. He was the son of [[Thorin I]], and father of [[Óin King of Durin’s Folk|Óin]]. During his rule the [[Dwarves]] of Durin's folk lived in the [[Grey Mountains]].
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'''Glóin''' ([[Third Age]] 2136 – 2385, died age 249) was the King of [[Durin's folk]] for 96 years, succeeding his father [[Thorin I]] upon his death in T.A. 2289, being the heir of [[Durin I|Durin the Deathless]].<ref name="AppA">{{App|A3}}</ref>
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Very little is known of Glóin's life and reign, other than that he reigned over the [[dwarves]] from the [[Grey Mountains]] because in [[Third Age 2210|T.A. 2210]] [[Thorin]] removed the last dwarves from [[Erebor]] to the Grey Mountains where the remnants of Durin's Folk now were.
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Glóin died in T.A. 2385, at the age of 249, and was succeeded by his son, [[Óin (Son of Glóin)|Óin]].
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
== Genealogy ==
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    '''GLÓIN'''
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      [[Óin King of Durin’s Folk|Óin]]
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  |list=[[Kings of Durin's Folk|King of Durin's Folk]]<br>[[Third Age 2289|T.A. 2289]] [[Third Age 2385|2385]]
 
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Revision as of 12:45, 18 December 2009

This article is about the King of Durin's Folk. For the the father of Gimli, see Glóin.
Glóin
Dwarf
Family
ParentageThorin I
Physical Description
GenderMale

Glóin (Third Age 2136 – 2385, died age 249) was the King of Durin's folk for 96 years, succeeding his father Thorin I upon his death in T.A. 2289, being the heir of Durin the Deathless.[1]

Very little is known of Glóin's life and reign, other than that he reigned over the dwarves from the Grey Mountains because in T.A. 2210 Thorin removed the last dwarves from Erebor to the Grey Mountains where the remnants of Durin's Folk now were.

Glóin died in T.A. 2385, at the age of 249, and was succeeded by his son, Óin.

Genealogy

 
 
 
 
Thorin
2035-2289
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
GLÓIN
2136-2385
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Óin
2238-2488
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Náin
2338-2585
 
 
 
 


Preceded by:
Thorin I
King of Durin's Folk
T.A. 22892385
Followed by:
Óin

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "Durin's Folk"