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Meleth (nurse)

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This article is about the nurse of Eärendil in Gondolin. For the mother of Hunthor and Manthor, see Meleth.
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Meleth was the name of the nurse of Eärendil, son of Idril Celebrindal and Tuor, during the first seven years of his life, which were spent in the Hidden City of Gondolin.[1]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The Fall of Gondolin", p. 174