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Valandur

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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, King of Arnor|Elendur]], upon his death in 652.
 
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, King of Arnor|Elendur]], upon his death in 652.
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==Genealogy==
 
==Genealogy==
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
Valandur's name is [[Quenya]] for "Servant of the Valar" from ''[[Valar]]'', and the suffix ''[[dur|-dur]]'' meaning "servant of, devoted to".  
 
Valandur's name is [[Quenya]] for "Servant of the Valar" from ''[[Valar]]'', and the suffix ''[[dur|-dur]]'' meaning "servant of, devoted to".  
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Revision as of 03:06, 4 February 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.

Genealogy

Isildur
   :
   :
   :
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