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Telemnar

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'''Telemnar''''s Kingship was one of [[Gondor]]'s shortest and most tragic. He succeeded to the throne after his father [[Minardil]] was brutally slain in a sudden [[Corsairs|Corsair]] attack on [[Pelargir]], but he was not to reign for long. After just two years on the throne, the [[Great Plague]] in [[Third Age]] 1636 came out of the east and ravaged Gondor. Telemnar and all his children died of the sickness; he was succeeded by his nephew, [[Tarondor (King of Gondor)|Tarondor]] (the son of Telemnar's younger brother Minastan).
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'''Telemnar'''' was the twenty-sixth's [[King of Gondor]].
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==History==
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Telemnar's rule was one of [[Gondor]]'s shortest and most tragic. He succeeded to the throne after his father [[Minardil]] was brutally slain in a sudden [[Corsairs|Corsair]] attack on [[Pelargir]], but he was not to reign for long. After just two years on the throne, the [[Great Plague]] in [[Third Age 1636]] came out of the east and ravaged Gondor. Telemnar and all his children died of the sickness; he was succeeded by his nephew, [[Tarondor (King of Gondor)|Tarondor]] (the son of Telemnar's younger brother Minastan).
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==Etymology==
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''Telemnar'' is [[Quenya]] for "Silver Flame", from ''[[telep]]'' "silver" and ''[[nar]]'' "flame".
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Revision as of 12:33, 16 November 2010

Telemnar
Gondorian
Biographical Information
PositionKing of Gondor
BirthT.A. 1516
RuleT.A. 1634 - T.A. 1636
DeathT.A. 1636, aged 120 years
Family
ParentageMinardil
Physical Description
GenderMale

Telemnar' was the twenty-sixth's King of Gondor.

History

Telemnar's rule was one of Gondor's shortest and most tragic. He succeeded to the throne after his father Minardil was brutally slain in a sudden Corsair attack on Pelargir, but he was not to reign for long. After just two years on the throne, the Great Plague in Third Age 1636 came out of the east and ravaged Gondor. Telemnar and all his children died of the sickness; he was succeeded by his nephew, Tarondor (the son of Telemnar's younger brother Minastan).

Etymology

Telemnar is Quenya for "Silver Flame", from telep "silver" and nar "flame".

References

Preceded by:
Minardil
26th King of Gondor
T.A. 1634 - T.A. 1636
Followed by:
Tarondor