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Erkenbrand is a character from J. R. R. Tolkien's novel The Lord of the Rings. He was one of the Rohirrim. At the time of the War of the Ring, Erkenbrand had retired from service to Théoden, but returned after the death of Théoden's son Théodred to command the forces of Rohan in its western regions. He later played a critical role in the Battle of the Hornburg when he and Gandalf lead an army of a thousand riders to reinforce the besieged forces of Rohan. J. R. R. Tolkien in 1972, in his study at Merton Street (from by H. Carpenter) John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (January 3, 1892 – September 2, 1973) was the author of The Hobbit and its sequel The Lord of the Rings. ... Wikicities has a wiki about The Lord of the Rings: The Lord of the Rings Wiki The Encyclopedia of Arda - Mark Fishers tribute site to the works of Tolkien Tolkien Gateway Tolkien Collectors Gateway The Tolkien Wiki Community TheOneRing. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, the Rohirrim were the people of Rohan. ... Spoiler warning: In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, the War of the Ring ended the Third Age. ... Théoden - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Théodred - Wikipedia /**/ @import /skins-1. ... Rohan, originally Rochand, is a fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth. ... The Battle of the Hornburg (or Battle of Helms Deep) is a fictional battle in J. R. R. Tolkiens novel The Lord of the Rings. ... This article is about the fictional character from J.R.R. Tolkiens books. ...

Erkenbrand is a name that comes from two Old English words: Eorcan (meaning "precious") and Brand (meaning "sword"). Note: This page contains phonetic information presented in the International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) using Unicode. ...

Erkenbrand does not appear in Peter Jackson's film of The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers. Instead, it is Éomer whom Gandalf sets out to find and returns with in the dawn of the final battle at Helm's Deep. However he does make a breif appearence in The Lord of the Rings: Return of the King Peter Jackson in Wellington (New Zealand) Peter Jackson CNZM is a film writer, director and producer born in Pukerua Bay, New Zealand to Bill and Joan Jackson on October 31, 1961. ... This title can refer to either: The Two Towers (book), the second part of The Lord of the Rings by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... For the Mercian figure, see Eomer In J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle-earth legendarium, Éomer was the eighteenth King of Rohan, and first of the Third Line. ... This article is about the fictional character from J.R.R. Tolkiens books. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, Helms Deep was a large valley in the north-western Ered Nimrais (White Mountains). ... This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ...

 at the muster of the Rohirrim. 

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Lord of the Rings UK Homepages - Erkenbrand's Homepage (405 words)
Erkenbrand was one of the most trusted allies of the King of the Rohirrim, Theoden.
Lord Erkenbrand is the true savoir of Helm's Deep, he and his company are the real people that appeared with Mithrandir to the rescue of Théoden King at Helm's Deep, after regrouping his company at The Second Battle of the Fords of Isen.
Erkenbrand was a strong figure, chief lord, and leader of the Westfold and Hornburg (later a Marshall of the Mark), a high and noble warrior willing to defend the country at any means, noted and recognised by the people of the country, regarded as highly as Éomer was.
Rohirrim (9578 words)
Dunhere was the nephew of Erkenbrand of the Westfold.
Erkenbrand became the commander of Rohan's western defenses after the death of King Theoden's son Theodred at the First Battle of the Fords of Isen on February 25, 3019.
Erkenbrand's nephew Dunhere accompanied King Theoden and was killed in the Battle of the Pelennor Fields.
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