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Hild

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==History==
 
==History==
Hild was the daughter of [[Gram|King Gram]], and sister of [[Helm Hammerhand]]. Her son [[Fréaláf]] took the crown after the death of Helm and his two sons.<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
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Hild was the daughter of [[Gram|King Gram]], and sister of [[Helm|Helm Hammerhand]]. Her son [[Fréaláf]] took the crown after the death of Helm and his two sons.<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==

Revision as of 21:05, 3 March 2012

Hild
Rohir
Biographical Information
BirthThird Age
DeathThird Age
Family
ParentageGram
ChildrenFréaláf
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Hild was a noble woman of Rohan.

History

Hild was the daughter of King Gram, and sister of Helm Hammerhand. Her son Fréaláf took the crown after the death of Helm and his two sons.[1]

Etymology

Hild is a poetic word in Old English for "battle".

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"