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The Dúnadan

The Dúnadan was a title applied to Aragorn in Rivendell by Bilbo meaning 'Man of the West'. Frodo learned of this name when Aragorn found the two hobbits discussing news of the Shire.[1]


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