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'''(1) First [[Lord of Andúnië]]''' (fl. [[Second Age|S.A.]] 870)
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'''Valandil''' means "Devoted to the [[Valar]]" in [[Quenya]] (from ''-[[ndil]]'', "friend, lover, devoted to") and may refer to:
  
Valandil's mother was [[Silmarien]], the eldest child of [[Tar-Elendil]], the fourth [[King of Númenor]]. His father was [[Elatan]] of [[Andúnië]].
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* [[Valandil (Lord of Andúnië)|Valandil]] (born {{SA|630}}), the first [[Lords of Andúnië|Lord of Andúnië]].
 
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* [[Valandil (King of Arnor)|Valandil]] ({{SA|3430}} - {{TA|249}}), youngest son of [[Isildur]] and third [[Kings of Arnor|King]] of [[Arnor]].
In those days the [[sceptre]] still passed to the eldest son of the king - if he had one - but Valandil, the son of Silmarien, became the first of the Lords of Andúnië. The royal houses of [[Arnor]] and [[Gondor]] derive their origins from his descendant [[Elendil], the eighteenth and the last Lord of Andúnië.
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The year of birth of Valandil it unknown, but as his mother Silmarien was born in S.A. 521 he may assumed to be born around the year S.A. 600.
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In the story of [[Aldarion]] and [[Erendis]] Valandil is mentioned to have held a feast in ca. S.A. 700 to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the [[Guild of the Venturers]] (UT 182) and another feast for Aldarion and Erendis after their wedding in S.A. 870 (UT 189). The year of his death is neither known.
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Valandil's wife is mentioned in UT 182 ('Erendis --- sat beside the wife of Valandil') but not named.
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UT = [[Unfinished Tales]]
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'''(2) Third [[King of Gondor]] ([[Second Age|S.A.]] 3430 - [[Third Age]]T.A.]] 249)
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Valandil, the third son of [[Isildur]], was born in the very year, when the [[Last Alliance]] of the [[Men]] and the [[Elves]] was formed and the war against [[Sauron]] begun. He was kept in [[Rivendell]] during the war, and after Isildur's elder sons, [[Elendur]] and [[Aratan]] had fallen in the [[Battle of the Gladden Fields]] and Isildur had perished in [[Anduin]] in T.A. 2, he was the only heir to the throne of [[Arnor]]. ([[Anárion]], the eldest son of Isildur had fallen already in S.A. 3440 during the [[siege of Barad-dûr]]; his son [[Meneldil]] become [[King of Gondor]]).
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Valandil ascended the throne of Arnor in T.A. 10 at the age of 20 years. He died in T.A. 249 at the age of 260 years.
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--Tik 13:58, 13 Jun 2005 (EDT)
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Latest revision as of 16:27, 10 October 2012

Valandil means "Devoted to the Valar" in Quenya (from -ndil, "friend, lover, devoted to") and may refer to:

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