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'''Goblin-men''' were creatures created by [[Saruman]], apparently by blending the races of [[Orcs]] and [[Men]]. Precisely what they were is mysterious - they are only ever mentioned once by name, during the [[Battle of the Hornburg]] - but the limited evidence available seems suggest that they were distinct from half-orcs.
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'''Goblin-men''' were creatures created by [[Saruman]], apparently by blending the races of [[Orcs]] and [[Men]]. Precisely what they were is mysterious—they are only ever mentioned once by name, during the [[Battle of the Hornburg]]—but the limited evidence available suggests that they were distinct from [[Half-orcs]].
  
 
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Revision as of 18:38, 3 November 2006

Goblin-men were creatures created by Saruman, apparently by blending the races of Orcs and Men. Precisely what they were is mysterious—they are only ever mentioned once by name, during the Battle of the Hornburg—but the limited evidence available suggests that they were distinct from Half-orcs.