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Beorn (son of Heden)

This article is about the uncle of Eriol. For the skin-changer, see Beorn.
Beorn
Man
Family
ParentageHeden
SiblingsEoh
Physical Description
GenderMale

Beorn was the son of a man named Heden. He was noted for the murder of his brother Eoh, the father of Eriol.[1]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
Wóden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Heden
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Tulkastor
 
 
 
Valwë
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
BEORN
 
Eoh
 
 
 
unknown
sibling
 
Vairë
 
Lindo
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Cwén
 
Eriol
 
 
 
Naimi
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hengest
 
Horsa
 
Heorrenda
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 


[edit] Other Versions of the Legendarium

In one version the name Hasen of Isenóra is alternative to Beorn.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part One, "The Cottage of Lost Play": "Notes and Commentary", p. 14
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The History of Eriol or Ælfwine and the End of the Tales", p. 296