Handir

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Handir
Adan
Biographical Information
Titles5th Chieftain of the Haladin
LocationBrethil
LanguageHalethian
BirthF.A. 441
Brethil
RuleF.A. 472-495
DeathF.A. 495
Brethil
Family
HouseHaladin
ParentageHaldir and Glóredhel
SpouseBeldis
ChildrenBrandir
Physical Description
GenderMale

Handir son of Haldir was the fifth leader of the Haladin.[1] He became the leader of the Haladin after his father fell in the rearguard of Fingon's host during its retreat from Anfauglith.[2] He married Beldis of the House of Bëor and had one son called Brandir the Lame.

Handir was said to be a man of great prowess in battle, and he was slain by Orcs north of the Forest of Brethil.[3]

Genealogy

Haldan
Halmir
Glóredhel
Haldir
Hundar
Hareth
Galdor
Hiril
HANDIR
Beldis
Huor
Húrin
Brandir

References

Handir
House of Haleth
Born: F.A. 441 Died: F.A. 495
Preceded by:
Haldir
Chieftain of the Haladin
F.A. 472 - 495
Followed by:
Brandir