First Age 338

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First Age 338 (abbreviated to F.A. 338) is the 338th year of the Sun of the First Age of Middle-earth.

Notable events in this year include:


  1. Although the table on page 231 gives Boromir's date of birth as 337, Christopher Tolkien's notes say the date was changed to 338 at some point in the future.


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The War of the Jewels, "Part Two. The Later Quenta Silmarillion: Of the Coming of Men into the West (Chapter 14)", p. 230