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'''Prince of Dol Amroth''' was a title used by a noble house of [[Gondor]]. The first Prince of Dol Amroth was [[Galador]]{{ref|1}}, but his ancestors had ruled over the land of [[Belfalas]]—possibly from [[Edhellond]]—since before the [[Downfall of Númenor]] and had been given the title [[Prince]] by [[Elendil]]{{ref|2}}. Their stronghold was not known as Dol Amroth until the drowning of the [[Amroth]].
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'''Prince of Dol Amroth''' was a title used by a noble house of [[Gondor]]. The first Prince of Dol Amroth was [[Galador]]<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', "[[The History of Galadriel and Celeborn]]"</ref>, but his ancestors had ruled over the land of [[Belfalas]] - possibly from [[Edhellond]] - since before the [[Downfall of Númenor]] and had been given the title [[Prince]] by [[Elendil]]<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', "[[Cirion and Eorl]]", Note 39</ref>. Their stronghold was not known as Dol Amroth until the drowning of the [[Amroth]].
  
 
The lands ruled by the Prince were known as [[Dor-en-Ernil]].
 
The lands ruled by the Prince were known as [[Dor-en-Ernil]].
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: 22. [[Imrahil]], [[Third Age 3010|3010]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 34]], Prince of Dol Amroth during the [[War of the Ring]]
 
: 22. [[Imrahil]], [[Third Age 3010|3010]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 34]], Prince of Dol Amroth during the [[War of the Ring]]
 
: 23. [[Elphir]], [[Third Age 34|34]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 57|57]].
 
: 23. [[Elphir]], [[Third Age 34|34]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 57|57]].
: 24. [[Alphros]], [[Fourth Age 57|57]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 93|93]].
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: 24. [[Alphros]], [[Fourth Age 57|57]]&ndash;[[Fourth Age 93|93]]<ref>[[J.R.R. Tolkien]], [[Christopher Tolkien]] (ed.), ''[[Unfinished Tales]]'', "[[Cirion and Eorl]]"</ref>.
  
 
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== References ==
 
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# {{note|1}}[[Unfinished Tales]], [[The History of Galadriel and Celeborn]]
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# {{note|2}}[[Unfinished Tales]], [[Cirion and Eorl]], Note 39.
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# {{note|3}}[[Unfinished Tales]], [[Cirion and Eorl]].
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Revision as of 19:46, 27 September 2008

Prince of Dol Amroth was a title used by a noble house of Gondor. The first Prince of Dol Amroth was Galador[1], but his ancestors had ruled over the land of Belfalas - possibly from Edhellond - since before the Downfall of Númenor and had been given the title Prince by Elendil[2]. Their stronghold was not known as Dol Amroth until the drowning of the Amroth.

The lands ruled by the Prince were known as Dor-en-Ernil.

Princes of Dol Amroth

Princes of Belfalas before Galador:

  1. Adrahil I was a Prince who served King Ondoher against the Wainriders.
  2. Imrazôr was Galador's father. He married the elf Mithrellas, a companion of Nimrodel.

Only some of the subsequent Princes of Dol Amroth are known by name:

1. Galador
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19. Aglahad, 28992932.
20. Angelimir, 29322977
21. Adrahil II, 29773010.
22. Imrahil, 3010Fourth Age 34, Prince of Dol Amroth during the War of the Ring
23. Elphir, 3457.
24. Alphros, 5793[3].

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