The Valarindi were the Children of the Valar in the earliest phases of the mythology, specially in The Book of Lost Tales. In the later versions the concept was abandoned and some of the Valarindi characters survived as Maiar. The Quenya name is attested for last time in The Annals of Aman.
List of Valarindi
- Manwë and Varda: Fionwë, Erinti
- Aulë and Yavanna: Oromë
- Oromë and Vána: Nielíqui
- Tulkas and Nessa: Telimektar
- Melko and the ogress Ulbandi: Kalimbo/Kosomot
- Túrin Turambar was named among the sons of the Gods in both the Quenta Noldorinwa and the Quenta Silmarillion of 1937, although it was later removed along with the concept.
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Morgoth's Ring, "The Annals of Aman": §4, p. 49
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Shaping of Middle-earth, "III. The Quenta: [Section] 19", pp. 165-166 (see note 9)
- J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lost Road and Other Writings, "Part Two: Valinor and Middle-earth before The Lord of the Rings, VI. Quenta Silmarillion", p. 333