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The '''Noldolantë''', meaning "The Fall of the Noldor", was a lament composed by [[Maglor]], a famed minstrel and the second son of [[Fëanor]].  The song told of Fëanor's rebellion against the [[Valar]], in which Maglor himself took part, and the exile of the [[Noldor]] from [[Aman]].  Within the lament was the story of the [[Kinslaying at Alqualondë|Kinslaying]] at [[Alqualondë]], in which Fëanor led the first slaying of [[Elves]] by Elves in the history of that people.<ref>{{S|Flight}}</ref>
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The '''Noldolantë''', meaning "The Fall of the [[Noldor]]", was a lament composed by [[Maglor]], a famed minstrel and the second son of [[Fëanor]].  The song told of events Maglor himself took part: Fëanor's rebellion against the [[Valar]], the [[Kinslaying at Alqualondë|Kinslaying]] at [[Alqualondë]], in which Fëanor led the first ever slaying of [[Elves]] by Elves, and the [[Exile of the Noldor]] in [[Middle-earth]].<ref>{{S|Flight}}</ref>
  
 
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Jenny Dolfen - Noldolante

The Noldolantë, meaning "The Fall of the Noldor", was a lament composed by Maglor, a famed minstrel and the second son of Fëanor. The song told of events Maglor himself took part: Fëanor's rebellion against the Valar, the Kinslaying at Alqualondë, in which Fëanor led the first ever slaying of Elves by Elves, and the Exile of the Noldor in Middle-earth.[1]

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References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Flight of the Noldor"