Hiril

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This article is about the daughter of Halmir. For the sister of Beren, see Hiril (daughter of Barahir).
Hiril
Adan
Biographical Information
LocationBrethil
LanguageHalethian
Birthc. F.A. 422
Family
HouseHouse of Haleth
ParentageHalmir
SiblingsHaldir, Hareth, and Hundar
SpouseEnthor
ChildrenMeleth
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Hiril was the younger daughter of Halmir, third Halad or warden of the Haladin. She was the sister of Haldir, Hareth, and Hundar. She was married to Enthor and she bore him a daughter Meleth.[1]

Etymology

Hiril means "lady" in Sindarin (Hîr + -il).

Genealogy

Halmir
Haldir
Hundar
Hareth
HIRIL
Enthor
Meleth
Hunthor
Manthor

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Three. The Wanderings of Húrin and Other Writings not forming part of the Quenta Silmarillion: I. The Wanderings of Húrin", p. 270