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Húrin (Warden of the Keys)

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'''Húrin''' was the [[Warden of the Keys]] of [[Minas Tirith]] at the time of the [[War of the Ring]]'''Húrin''' fought in the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]], and along with [[Forlong the Fat]], [[Hirluin]], and [[Imrahil]] came to the aid of the [[Rohirrim]] when they were outnumbered and hard-pressed.
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'''Húrin the Tall''' was the [[Warden of the Keys]] of [[Minas Tirith]] at the time of the [[War of the Ring]].  
  
'''Húrin''' was left in command of the small garrison that stayed behind while the armies of [[Gondor]] and [[Rohan]] marched to the [[Black Gate]].  At the coronation of [[Aragorn]], he opened the gate to the city for the new king.
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==History==
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Húrin fought in the [[Battle of the Pelennor Fields]], and along with [[Forlong]], [[Hirluin]], and [[Imrahil]] came to the aid of the [[Rohirrim]] when they were outnumbered and hard-pressed.
  
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He was left in command of the small garrison that stayed behind while the armies of [[Gondor]] and [[Rohan]] marched to the [[Black Gate]].  At the coronation of [[Aragorn]], he opened the gate to the city for the new king.
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Revision as of 11:51, 14 November 2010

The name Húrin refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Húrin (disambiguation).
Húrin the Tall
Gondorian
Biographical Information
PositionWarden of the Keys
BirthLate Third Age
DeathEarly Fourth Age
Physical Description
GenderMale

Húrin the Tall was the Warden of the Keys of Minas Tirith at the time of the War of the Ring.

History

Húrin fought in the Battle of the Pelennor Fields, and along with Forlong, Hirluin, and Imrahil came to the aid of the Rohirrim when they were outnumbered and hard-pressed.

He was left in command of the small garrison that stayed behind while the armies of Gondor and Rohan marched to the Black Gate. At the coronation of Aragorn, he opened the gate to the city for the new king.

References