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'''Incomers''' refers to the [[Easterlings#Easterlings of the First Age|Easterling]] usurpers who ruled the land of [[Dor-lómin]] granted them by [[Morgoth]] after their treachery in the of [[Nirnaeth Arnoediad|Battle of Unnumbered Tears]]. It was a term used by the remnant of the [[House of Hador]] left as serfs and thralls under the tyranny of [[Brodda]] of the the House of [[Ulfang]].<ref>{{HM|WJ}}, p. 253</ref>
'''Incomers''' refers to the [[Easterlings|Easterling]] usurpers who ruled the land of [[Dor-lómin]] granted them by [[Morgoth]] after their treachery in the of [[Nírnaeth Arnoediad|Battle of Unnumbered Tears]]. It was a term used by the remnant of the [[House of Hador]] left as serfs and thralls under the tyranny of [[Brodda]] of the the House of [[Ulfang]].
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Lady [[Aerin]] used this term in her meeting with [[Túrin]] [[Mormegil]] after his sack of the Hall of Brodda.
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Lady [[Aerin]] used this term in her meeting with [[Túrin]] [[Mormegil]] after his sack of the Hall of Brodda.<ref>{{CH|12}}</ref>
  
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==Other versions of the legendarium==
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The name ''Incomers'' was also used in a rejected version of the legend of [[Amroth]] and [[Nimrodel]], apparently referring to [[Elves]] from lost [[Beleriand]] which entered [[Lothlórien|Lórien]].<ref>{{VT|42a}}, p. 13</ref>
 
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Incomers refers to the Easterling usurpers who ruled the land of Dor-lómin granted them by Morgoth after their treachery in the of Battle of Unnumbered Tears. It was a term used by the remnant of the House of Hador left as serfs and thralls under the tyranny of Brodda of the the House of Ulfang.[1]

Lady Aerin used this term in her meeting with Túrin Mormegil after his sack of the Hall of Brodda.[2]

Other versions of the legendarium

The name Incomers was also used in a rejected version of the legend of Amroth and Nimrodel, apparently referring to Elves from lost Beleriand which entered Lórien.[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, p. 253
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Return of Túrin to Dor-lómin"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, "The Rivers and Beacon-hills of Gondor" (edited by Carl F. Hostetter), in Vinyar Tengwar, Number 42, July 2001, p. 13