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Númenóreans

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'''Númenóreans''' were the [[Men]] of [[Númenor]], descendants of the [[Edain]] of the [[First Age]], who were granted the island of [[Elenna]] as a dwelling place. They turned against the [[Valar]], and their island home was destroyed in the last years of the [[Second Age]].
 
'''Númenóreans''' were the [[Men]] of [[Númenor]], descendants of the [[Edain]] of the [[First Age]], who were granted the island of [[Elenna]] as a dwelling place. They turned against the [[Valar]], and their island home was destroyed in the last years of the [[Second Age]].
  
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==References==
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*''[[The Return of the King]]'', [[Appendix A]]
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*''[[The Return of the King]]'', [[Appendix B]]
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*''[[The Return of the King]]'', [[Appendix F]]
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*''[[The Silmarillion]]'', [[Akallabêth]]
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*''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', [[A Description of the Island of Númenor]]
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*''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', [[Aldarion and Erendis: The Mariner's Wife]]
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*''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', [[The Line of Elros: Kings of Númenor]]
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*''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', [[Cirion and Eorl and the Friendship of Gondor and Rohan]]
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*''[[The Lost Road and Other Writings]]'', [[The Fall of Númenor]]
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*''[[The Lost Road and Other Writings]]'', [[The Lost Road]]
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*''[[Sauron Defeated]]'', [[Part Three: The Drowning of Anadune]]
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*''[[The Peoples of Middle-earth]]'', [[The History of the Akallabeth ]]
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*''[[The Peoples of Middle-earth]]'', [[The Tale of Years of the Second Age ]]
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*''[[The Peoples of Middle-earth]]'', [[The Heirs of Elendil]]
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*''[[The Peoples of Middle-earth]]'', [[Tal-Elmar]]
  
  
 
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[[Category: Númenóreans]]
 
[[Category: Númenóreans]]

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Númenóreans
Race
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General Information
MembersElros, Ar-Pharazôn, Elendil, Aldarion
Physical Description
LifespanLine of Elros 400 years. Other lines 200 years
DistinctionsAlliance with the Elves, advanced technology
Average heightTaller than other Men
GalleryImages of Númenóreans

Númenóreans were the Men of Númenor, descendants of the Edain of the First Age, who were granted the island of Elenna as a dwelling place. They turned against the Valar, and their island home was destroyed in the last years of the Second Age.


References