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Lord of the Ring

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'''Lord of the Ring''' was a rare title for [[Sauron]], the master of the [[One Ring]]. In fact, it occurs only once in narrative [[The Lord of the Rings]]: in [[Rivendell]], [[Pippin]] wrongly granted the title to [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]], but was quickly corrected by [[Gandalf]], however the name of the book is another far more famous occurance.
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'''Lord of the Ring''' was a rare title for [[Sauron]], the master of the [[One Ring]]. In fact, it occurs only once in ''[[The Lord of the Rings]]'': in [[Rivendell]], where [[Pippin]] wrongly proclaimed [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] as such, but was quickly corrected by [[Gandalf]].  Its more famous appearance is in the title of Tolkien's narrative, with "rings" in the plural, indicating the other [[Rings of Power]].
  
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Revision as of 18:53, 21 October 2007

Lord of the Ring was a rare title for Sauron, the master of the One Ring. In fact, it occurs only once in The Lord of the Rings: in Rivendell, where Pippin wrongly proclaimed Frodo as such, but was quickly corrected by Gandalf. Its more famous appearance is in the title of Tolkien's narrative, with "rings" in the plural, indicating the other Rings of Power.