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Kinslaying (disambiguation)

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The term '''Kinslaying''' refers to the instances where [[Elves]] fought and killed other Elves. This happened only three times in history, and all of them where done by the [[Noldor]] during their quest to recover the [[Silmarils]]:
  
*[[Kinslaying at Alqualondë]], or the '''First Kinslaying'''
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*The '''First Kinslaying''', also known as the [[Kinslaying at Alqualondë]], in which [[Teleri|Telerin Elves]] were killed over the usage of their ships.
*[[Sack of Doriath]], or the '''Second Kinslaying'''
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*The '''Second Kinslaying''', also known as the [[Sack of Doriath]], was fought over [[Dior]]'s [[Silmaril]].
*[[Third Kinslaying]] at the [[Mouths of Sirion]]
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*The '''[[Third Kinslaying]]''', occurred at the [[Mouths of Sirion]] and was fought over [[Elwing]]'s (Dior's daughter) [[Silmaril]]. The Third Kinslaying was considered the worst of the three.
  
 
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Revision as of 11:46, 13 December 2011

The term Kinslaying refers to the instances where Elves fought and killed other Elves. This happened only three times in history, and all of them where done by the Noldor during their quest to recover the Silmarils:

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