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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==

Revision as of 10:38, 15 June 2010

Template:Royalty infobox'Valandur was the eighth King of Arnor, a direct descendant in right line of Elendil and Isildur, who succeeded his father, Tarondor, to the throne in 462.

Of his reign we know almost nothing, except that he suffered a violent but mysterious death after a rule of fifty years. He was succeeded by his son, Elendur, upon his death in 652.

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Genealogy

Isildur
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Tarondor
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VALANDUR
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Elendur
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Eärendur

Etymology

Valandur's name is Quenya for "Servant of the Valar" from Valar, and the suffix -dur meaning "servant of, devoted to".

Titles

Preceded by:
Tarondor
8th King of Arnor
III 602 - 652
Followed by:
Elendur



References