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Princes of Dol Amroth

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Prince of Dol Amroth was a title used by a noble house of Gondor.

Contents

History

Origins

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.

Legolas , upon first meeting Imrahil, recognized him as “one who had elven –blood in his veins”

(The Return of the king pg.152)


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.


The first Prince of Dol Amroth and his descendants:

  1. Galador, first Prince of Dol Amroth (2004 – 2129)
  2. Second Prince of Dol Amroth (2060–2206)
  3. Third Prince of Dol Amroth (2120–2254)
  4. Fourth Prince of Dol Amroth (2172–2299)
  5. Fifth Prince of Dol Amroth (2225–2348)
  6. Sixth Prince of Dol Amroth (2274–2400)
  7. Seventh Prince of Dol Amroth (2324–2458)
  8. Eighth Prince of Dol Amroth (2373–2498)
  9. Ninth Prince of Dol Amroth (2418–2540)
  10. Tenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2463–2582)
  11. Eleventh Prince of Dol Amroth (2505–2623)
  12. Twelfth Prince of Dol Amroth (2546–2660)
  13. Thirteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2588–2701)
  14. Fourteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2627–2733)
  15. Fifteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2671 – 2746: He was slain by Corsairs of Umbar)
  16. Sixteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2709 – 2799: Slain in battle)
  17. Seventeenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2746 – 2859)
  18. Eighteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2785 – 2899)
  19. Aglahad, Nineteenth Prince of Dol Amroth (2827 – 2932)
  20. Angelimir, Twentieth Prince of Dol Amroth (2866 – 2977)
  21. Adrahil II, Twenty-first Prince of Dol Amroth (2917 – 3010)
  22. Imrahil, Twenty-second Prince of Dol Amroth (2955 – Fourth Age 34)
  23. Elphir, Twenty-third Prince of Dol Amroth ( – Fourth Age 67)
  24. Alphros, Twenty-fourth Prince of Dol Amroth (3017 – Fourth Age 95).[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The History of Galadriel and Celeborn"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Cirion and Eorl", Note 39
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Cirion and Eorl"