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Biographical Information
TitlesLord of Grimslade
Physical Description

Grim was a Rider of Rohan.

[edit] History

Grim settled in a dale that would later carry his name, Grimslade. It would be inhabited by him and his descendants until the days of Grimbold in the War of the Ring.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Grim in Old English means "fierce, grim".

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Nancy Smith, "Index questions". Quoted in Wayne G. Hammond, Christina Scull (2008), The Lord of the Rings: A Reader's Companion, p. 571.