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In the works of J. R. R. Tolkien, Idril Celebrindal is the daughter of Turgon and Elenwë, wife of Tuor, and the mother of Eärendil the Mariner. 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) is best known as the author of The Hobbit and its sequel The Lord of the Rings. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Turgon the Wise is an Elven king of the Ñoldor, second son of Fingolfin, brother to Fingon, Aredhel and Argon, and ruler of the hidden city of Gondolin. ... Elenwë is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle-earth legendarium. ... Tuor is a fictional character of J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle-earth. ... For the Anglo-Saxon name, see Earendel. ...


The name Idril was a Sindarized form of her Quenya name Itarillë (or Itarildë), which means "sparkling brilliance". She was a lovely blonde; she inherited her hair color from her Vanyarin mother. Sindarin is an artificial language (or conlang) developed by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... Quenya is one of the languages spoken by the Elves in the works of J. R. R. Tolkien. ... One of the worlds most famous blondes Marilyn Monroe, who was in fact a natural brunette Blond (feminine, blonde) is a hair colour found in certain mammals characterised by low levels of the dark pigment eumelanin and higher levels of the pale pigment phæomelanin, in common with red or... In the works of J. R. R. Tolkien, the Vanyar are the highest of the High Elves. ...


Idril Celebrindal ("silver-foot") is the only child of Turgon, whose wife Elenwë died at the Helcaraxë. Together with Angrod's son Orodreth she was one of the two Ñoldor in the third generation to come into exile. Idril was loved in secret by her cousin Maeglin, the son of Eöl the Dark Elf and Aredhel, Turgon's sister, but scorned his advances because of his dark character, as well as the fact that they were too closely related. In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Helcaraxë Helcaracsë or the Grinding Ice was an icy waste between the lands of Aman and Middle-earth. ... In J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle-earth universe, Angrod was a son of Finarfin and lord of the Ñoldor. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Orodreth was an Elf of the First Age, the son of Angrod and nephew of Finrod Felagund, and a ruler of Nargothrond. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Maeglin(Sharp Glance) was an Elf, the son of Eöl the Dark Elf and Aredhel daughter of Fingolfin. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Eöl, always called the Dark Elf was an Elf of Beleriand. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Aredhel called Ar-Feiniel, the White Lady of the Ñoldor, was the daughter of Fingolfin and Anairë, sister of Fingon, Turgon and Argon, and mother of Maeglin. ...


When Tuor, son of Huor arrived in Gondolin, Idril fell in love with him. Because Turgon had grown to love Tuor as a son (as he had his father before), he allowed Idril and Tuor to wed, thus bringing about the second union of Men and Elves, after Beren and Lúthien. In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, Huor (c. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Gondolin was a hidden city of the Elves founded by Turgon in the First Age. ... The race of Men in J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle-earth books, such as The Hobbit and The Lord of the Rings, refers to humanity and does not denote gender. ... This article is in need of attention from an expert on the subject. ... Beren is a fictional character, created by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... Lúthien Tinúviel is a character in J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle-earth. ...


After the fall of Gondolin, Idril and Tuor became leaders of the exiles at the Mouths of Sirion, where they also received Elwing daughter of Dior son of Beren and Lúthien. Mouths of Sirion is a fictional location in J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle-earth universe. ... Elwing(Star-spray) is a fictional character of Middle-earth, created by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... Dior Eluchîl is a fictional character in J.R.R. Tolkiens Middle-earth legendarium. ...


When Tuor grew old he departed in his ship for the West, and Idril went with him. It is believed by the Elves and Dúnedain that Idril and Tuor arrived in Valinor, bypassing the Ban of the Valar, and that Tuor was reckoned in the kindred of the Elves, so that Tuor and Idril now live in Valinor. A map of Aman, courtesy of the Encyclopedia of Arda. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth and The Undying Lands, the Dúnedain (singular: Dúnadan) were the Men who descended from the Númenóreans who survived the fall of their island kingdom and came to Eriador in Middle-earth led by Elendil and... Númenor is a fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth and is intended to be his version of Atlantis. ... A fan-created map of Aman and Valinor. ...


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Idril - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (304 words)
Tolkien, Idril Celebrindal is the daughter of Turgon and Elenwë, wife of Tuor, and the mother of Eärendil the Mariner.
Idril Celebrindal ("silver-foot") is the only child of Turgon, whose wife Elenwë died at the Helcaraxë.
Idril was loved in secret by her cousin Maeglin, the son of Eöl the Dark Elf and Aredhel, Turgon's sister, but scorned his advances because of his dark character, as well as the fact that they were too closely related.
Cuiviénen :: Idril (780 words)
Idril was born in Aman during the Years of the Trees.
Idril probably lived in Nevrast until Gondolin was built, then she and Turgon moved thither.
Idril lived long in bliss, and she received from Enerdhil, a jewel-smith, the Elessar, which was a green stone.
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