Hendor was an aged House-carle (that is, servant-retainer) of Idril of Gondolin. He carried Eärendil her son to safety during the Fall of Gondolin.
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The Fall of Gondolin": "Notes and Commentary" , Entries in the Name-list to The Fall of Gondolin, Hendor