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Hild

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Hild
Rohir
Biographical Information
LanguageRohirric and Westron
Family
HouseHouse of Eorl
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"