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Horn (Man of Rohan)

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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
Horn
Rohir
Biographical Information
LocationRohan
LanguageRohirric
Death15 March, T.A. 3019
Battle of the Pelennor Fields
Physical Description
GenderMale

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

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[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.

References

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