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Elves in The Lord of The Rings


Alphabetical List

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Arwen Rivendell Mortal - see Men
Celeborn Lothlorien Sindarin Lord of Lothlorien. Wife Galadriel; father of Celebrian. Moved to Rivendell after Elrond and Galadriel left Middle-earth. (See Galadriel)
Celebrian Rivendell Wife of Elrond; mother of Arwen, Elladan and Elrohir; daughter of Celeborn and Galadriel. Left earlier for the West
Celebrimbor Eregion Noldorin smith who made the signs on Moria Gate and the Three Elven-Rings. Slain by Sauron (Second Age)
Cirdan Grey Havens The Shipwright. Lord of the Falathrim and founder of the Grey Havens (Mithlond)
Elf-king / Elvenking Wood-Elves Greatest king of the Wood-Elves (The Hobbit) - see Thranduil
Elladan Rivendell Son of Elrond; brother of Elrohir and Arwen. Joined the Grey Company
Elrohir Rivendell Son of Elrond; brother of Elladan and Arwen. Joined the Grey Company
Elrond Half-Elven Rivendell Founder of Rivendell. Lord of Imladris. Husband of Celebrian; son of Earendil and Elwing; son-in-law of Celeborn and Galadriel; father of Arwen, Elladan and Elrohir. Chose to be among the Eldar. Keeper of the Elven-Ring Vilya. (See Elrond)
Elros   Mortal - see Men
Elwing   Sindarin mother of Elrond and Elros. Wife of Earendil (a Mortal)
Ereinion Gil-Galad Lindon Last High-King of the Noldor. Killed defeating Sauron in the Last Alliance of Elves and Men (Second Age)
Erestor Rivendell An Elf-lord. Chief among Elrond's counsellors
Galadriel Lothlorien Noldorin Lady of Lorien. Wife of Celeborn; mother of Celebrian; grand-mother of Arwen. Keeper of the Elven-Ring Nenya.
Leaves Middle-earth with Elrond. (See Galadriel)
Galdor Grey Havens Cirdan's representative from the Grey Havens at the Council of Elrond
Galion Wood-Elves "Butler" in the palace of the King of the Wood-Elves (The Hobbit)
Gildor Inglorion Rivendell Elf-lord of Rivendell. Met Frodo and co on their departure from The Shire. Leaves Middle-earth with Elrond
Glorfindel Rivendell Elf-lord of Rivendell. Helps in Frodo's flight from the Nazgul. Attends the Council of Elrond
Haldir Lothlorien Elf of Lorien. Brother of Rumil and Orophin
Legolas Greenleaf Wood-Elves Son of Thranduil, from north Mirkwood. One of the Company of The Ring
Lindir Rivendell An elf at Rivendell
Orophin Lothlorien Elf of Lorien. Brother of Haldir and Rumil
Rumil Lothlorien Elf of Lorien. Brother of Haldir and Orophin
Thranduil Wood-Elves Sindarin King of the Wood-Elves, northern Mirkwood. Son of Oropher; father of Legolas
For more on the origins of the Elves and background characters see:
~   Elven Migrations   ~   The Noldor   ~   The Teleri   ~   High Elves   ~
~   History of Galadriel   ~   Lord Elrond   ~
~   All Elves A-Z   ~

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