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'''Ulfast''' was the treacherous son of [[Ulfang]], who professed to follow [[Caranthir]], but who turned on the [[Sons of Fëanor]] in the [[Nírnaeth Arnoediad]], and so brought about their defeat.
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'''Ulfast''' was one of [[Ulfang|Ulfang the Black]]'s sons.
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== History ==
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After entering Beleriand at [[Morgoth]]'s bidding, Ulfang and his sons joined the service of [[Caranthir]].<ref>{{S|18}}</ref> Their purpose was to eventually betray the Elves, which they did in the [[Nirnaeth Arnoediad]]. They turned against their allies, attacking them in the rear. Ulfast was slain by the sons of [[Bór]], who had stayed loyal to the sons of [[Fëanor]].<ref>{{S|20}}</ref>
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Revision as of 07:19, 10 August 2013

Ulfast
Man
Biographical Information
LocationAround the March of Maedhros
AffiliationMorgoth
BirthFirst Age
DeathF.A. 472
Nirnaeth Arnoediad
Family
ParentageUlfang
SiblingsUldor and Ulwarth
Physical Description
GenderMale

Ulfast was one of Ulfang the Black's sons.

History

After entering Beleriand at Morgoth's bidding, Ulfang and his sons joined the service of Caranthir.[1] Their purpose was to eventually betray the Elves, which they did in the Nirnaeth Arnoediad. They turned against their allies, attacking them in the rear. Ulfast was slain by the sons of Bór, who had stayed loyal to the sons of Fëanor.[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 the Fifth Battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad"