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Nereb

Nereb (reversal of the name Beren) was the orc-name that Beren took upon himself when in that disguise during the Quest for the Silmaril. His companion, Finrod Felagund, called himself Dungalef.[1]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lays of Beleriand, "III. The Lay of Leithian: Canto VII (Beren and Felagund before Thû)"