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In the assault of the [[Dagor Bragollach]], the [[Men]] of [[Dorthonion]] were overrun by [[Morgoth]]'s forces. Their lord, [[Barahir]], took the survivors of his House into hiding in the northern highlands, above the pine forests of that region, but they were harried and hunted by Morgoth's servant [[Sauron]], and their numbers dwindled.
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At last, only thirteen Men remained, and Ragnor was one of these: a faithful servant and soldier of the [[House of Bëor]]. One fateful night, as the outlaws slept by the shores of a mountain lake, they were set upon by [[Orcs]] and slain to a Man. [[Beren]] was absent from the camp, and survived, but Ragnor and all his companions were lost.
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'''Ragnor''' (died {{FA|460}}) was a member of [[Barahir's Outlaw Band]].
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== History ==
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Ragnor fought in the [[Dagor Bragollach]] under the command [[Barahir]]. He was part of a small group of men loyal to their lord that survived.<ref>{{S|Fingolfin}}</ref> The survivors formed a small band and lived as [[Barahir's Outlaw Band|outlaws]] in [[Dorthonion]], near [[Tarn Aeluin]].  
  
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They lived in hiding for some time, until [[Morgoth]]'s agents captured [[Gorlim]] and coerced him into giving the location of their hideaway. [[Orcs]] were sent to raid it, and succeeded. Ragnor and the other outlaws were killed. Only [[Beren]] survived, as he had been away on an errand.<ref>{{S|Beren}}</ref>
  
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Revision as of 12:16, 4 November 2012

Ragnor
Adan
Biographical Information
DeathF.A. 460
Tarn Aeluin
Physical Description
GenderMale

Ragnor (died F.A. 460) was a member of Barahir's Outlaw Band.

History

Ragnor fought in the Dagor Bragollach under the command Barahir. He was part of a small group of men loyal to their lord that survived.[1] The survivors formed a small band and lived as outlaws in Dorthonion, near Tarn Aeluin.

They lived in hiding for some time, until Morgoth's agents captured Gorlim and coerced him into giving the location of their hideaway. Orcs were sent to raid it, and succeeded. Ragnor and the other outlaws were killed. Only Beren survived, as he had been away on an errand.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Ruin of Beleriand and the Fall of Fingolfin"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Quenta Silmarillion: Of Beren and Lúthien"


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