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Rúmil (elf of Lórien)

The name Rúmil refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Rúmil (disambiguation).
Rúmil
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Ebe Kastein - Rumil.jpg
"Rumil" by Ebe Kastein
Biographical Information
PositionMarchwarden
LocationLothlórien
AffiliationLothlórien
Family
SiblingsHaldir and Orophin
Physical Description
GenderMale
GalleryImages of Rúmil

Rúmil was a Silvan Elf of Lothlórien.

[edit] History

Rúmil was the brother of Haldir and Orophin. He was one of three wardens met by the Fellowship as they entered the Golden Wood.[1]

[edit] Genealogy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Haldir
unknown
 
RÚMIL
unknown
 
Orophin
unknown
 


[edit] Portrayal in adaptations

Rúmil in adaptations

2001: The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring:

Rúmil is portrayed by Jørn Benzon. His image is used in the tie-in Trading Card Game.

2001-7: The Lord of the Rings Trading Card Game:

An elf of Lórien is identified as being Rúmil in three cards, Rumil, Brother of Haldir (12C22), Rumil, Silvan Elf (17S12) and Rumil, Elven Protector (1U57). At least some of his images are from the film.

2001-2020: Lord of the Rings Strategy Battle Game:

Rumil is one of the named heroes in the Lothlorien army in the Middle-Earth Strategy Battle Game. The lore given with his rules say he is renowned for his skill with the blade, and he has a unique ability that forces enemies to reroll duel rolls.

2009: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Rúmil can be found on the western outskirts of Lothlorien, defending the borders against the orc attacks.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "Lothlórien"