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'''Herendil''' was, at one stage in the writing of the [[Númenor]] myth, the son of [[Elendil]]. His role was later replaced by [[Isildur]].<ref>{{HM|LR}}, passim (needs to be more specific)</ref> His name most likely means "Fortune-Friend".{{fact}}
  
'''Herendil''' was, at one stage in the writing of the [[Númenor]] myth, the son of [[Elendil]]. His role was later replaced by [[Isildur]].<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[The Lost Road and Other Writings]]'', passim (needs to be more specific)</ref>
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A derisive name given to Herendul was '''''Terendul''''', meaning "Slender and Dark".<ref>{{LR|P1III2}}, p. 59</ref>
  
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Herendil was, at one stage in the writing of the Númenor myth, the son of Elendil. His role was later replaced by Isildur.[1] His name most likely means "Fortune-Friend".[source?]

A derisive name given to Herendul was Terendul, meaning "Slender and Dark".[2]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, passim (needs to be more specific)
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part One: III. The Lost Road, (ii) The Númenórean chapters", p. 59