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'''Léod''' (died [[Third Age 2501]]) was a [[Lord of the Éothéod]].  
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'''Léod''' ({{TA|2459}} - {{TA|2501|n}}) was a [[Lord of the Éothéod]].  
  
Léod was a great horseman and during his rule he captured a white foal that was wild and proud. When the horse was grown Léod tried to break her, but instead was thrown off and hit his head on a rock and died. His son [[Eorl]] later tamed the horse, naming her [[Felaróf]], and she would become the first of the great [[Mearas]] horses. This would be the first of the many great deeds of Léod's son, who later go on to found the Kingdom of [[Rohan]].
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==History==
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Léod was a great horseman and during his rule he captured a white foal that was wild and proud. When the horse was grown Léod tried to break her, but instead was thrown off and hit his head on a rock and died (he was but 42 and his son 16). His son [[Eorl]] later tamed the horse, naming her [[Felaróf]], and she would become the first of the great ''[[Mearas]]''.<ref>{{App|Eorl}}</ref>
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==Portrayal in Adaptations==
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'''2002: ''[[The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers]]'':'''
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:A tapestry depicting the death of Léod hangs at [[Meduseld]].
  
 
== Genealogy ==
 
== Genealogy ==
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Revision as of 12:48, 4 November 2012

Leod felarof.jpg
Léod
Rohir
Biographical Information
TitlesLord of the Éothéod
LocationNorth-west Rhovanion
LanguageRohirric
BirthT.A. 2459
DeathT.A. 2501 (aged 42)
Killed by Felaróf
Family
ChildrenEorl
Physical Description
GenderMale

Léod (T.A. 2459 - 2501) was a Lord of the Éothéod.

Contents

History

Léod was a great horseman and during his rule he captured a white foal that was wild and proud. When the horse was grown Léod tried to break her, but instead was thrown off and hit his head on a rock and died (he was but 42 and his son 16). His son Eorl later tamed the horse, naming her Felaróf, and she would become the first of the great Mearas.[1]

Portrayal in Adaptations

2002: The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers:

A tapestry depicting the death of Léod hangs at Meduseld.

Genealogy

Fram
 
 
 
 
LÉOD
 
 
 
 
Eorl
 
 
 
 
Brego


References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix A, "The House of Eorl"
Léod
Born: T.A. 2459 Died: T.A. 2501
Unknown
eventually Fram
Lord of the Éothéod
unknown - T.A. 2501
Followed by:
Eorl