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Lords of the Valar

The Lords of the Valar were the seven Valar who took masculine forms when they entered Arda; Manwë, Ulmo, Aulë, Oromë, Mandos, Lórien and Tulkas.[1] In Valarin they were called Mâchanumâz, singular Mâchanâz.


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Silmarillion, "Valaquenta: Account of the Valar and Maiar According to the Lore of the Eldar"