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Unions of Elves and Men

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Only a few times in the history of [[Arda]] have there been '''unions of Elves and Men'''. The offspring of such marriages were known as [[Half-elven]].
 
Only a few times in the history of [[Arda]] have there been '''unions of Elves and Men'''. The offspring of such marriages were known as [[Half-elven]].
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* [[Beren]] and [[Lúthien]]
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* [[Tuor]] and [[Idril]]
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* [[Eärendil]] and [[Elwing]]
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* [[Imrazôr]] and [[Mithrellas]] (according to local legend)
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* [[Aragorn]] and [[Arwen]]
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[[Category:Concepts]]
 
[[Category:Concepts]]

Latest revision as of 07:24, 30 April 2013

Only a few times in the history of Arda have there been unions of Elves and Men. The offspring of such marriages were known as Half-elven.