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Horn (Man of Rohan)

The name Horn refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Horn (disambiguation).
The Lord of the Rings Online - Horn.jpg
Biographical Information
Death15 March, T.A. 3019
Battle of the Pelennor Fields
Physical Description

Horn was a man of Rohan during the War of the Ring.


[edit] History

Horn fought and died in the Battle of the Pelennor Fields. His name is remembered in the poem Song of the Mounds of Mundburg.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Horn is Old English for "horn".

[edit] Portrayal in adaptations

2012: The Lord of the Rings Online: Riders of Rohan:

Horn is a major character, who accompanies the player throughout the Riddermark. He develops a forbidden romance with a Dunlending woman, Nona, testing the prejudice of both characters and their peoples.

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "The Battle of the Pelennor Fields"