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Men of Dor-lómin

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The '''Men of Dor-lómin''' were [[Men]] of the [[House of Hador]], to whom the land of [[Dor-lómin]] was granted as a hereditary fief by the Kings of the [[Noldor]].
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The '''Men of Dor-lómin'''<ref name="fifth">{{S|Fifth}}</ref> were [[Men]] of the [[House of Hador]], to whom the land of [[Dor-lómin]] was granted as a hereditary fief by the Kings of the [[Noldor]].<ref>{{S|Men}}</ref>  In the [[Nirnaeth Arnoediad]] the Men of Dor-lómin formed a host, led by the brothers [[Húrin]] and [[Huor]], that assembled on the right of the [[Noldor]] of [[Hithlum]].  When the forces of King [[Turgon]] retreated, the Men of Dor-lómin served as their rearguard.  When they were pushed back into the [[Fen of Serech]] they made a last stand.<ref name="fifth"/>
  
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Latest revision as of 02:05, 9 February 2013

The Men of Dor-lómin[1] were Men of the House of Hador, to whom the land of Dor-lómin was granted as a hereditary fief by the Kings of the Noldor.[2] In the Nirnaeth Arnoediad the Men of Dor-lómin formed a host, led by the brothers Húrin and Huor, that assembled on the right of the Noldor of Hithlum. When the forces of King Turgon retreated, the Men of Dor-lómin served as their rearguard. When they were pushed back into the Fen of Serech they made a last stand.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Fifth Battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Men"