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Encyclopedia > Lost Tleilaxu

The Lost Tleilaxu are a fictional organization from the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. They appear in Hunters of Dune. They are a mixture of Face Dancers that were sent out into uncharted space shortly before the birth of Paul Atreides to colonize uncharted space, an event later known as The Scattering, and Tleilaxu Masters that later found the evolved Face Dancers in the Scattering. The fictional Dune universe, or Duniverse is the political, scientific, and social setting of author Frank Herberts six-book Dune series of science-fiction novels. ... Frank Herbert (1920 - 1986) Frank Patrick Herbert (October 8, 1920 – February 11, 1986) was a critically acclaimed and commercially successful American science fiction author. ... It has been suggested that Dune 7 be merged into this article or section. ... Face Dancers are a type of human in Frank Herberts fictional Dune universe. ... Paul Atreides, as portrayed by Kyle MacLachlan in David Lynchs Dune (1985), wielding the infamous Weirding Module. Paul Orestes Atreides is a fictional character in the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... The Scattering is a fictional event that takes place in Frank Herberts Dune books. ... The Bene Tleilax or Tleilaxu are a secretive society in the fictional Dune universe created by Frank Herbert in the Dune series of novels. ...

Like the Tleilaxu, the Lost Tleilaxu have a hierarchy, with Elders at the top and Face Dancers at the bottom. The Lost Tleilaxu have advanced Face Dancers into a form that not even Bene Gesserit Truthsayers can detect. This new breed of Face Dancers had extensively infiltrated the remnants of the Old Empire without anyone noticing. The Bene Tleilax or Tleilaxu are a secretive society in the fictional Dune universe created by Frank Herbert in the Dune series of novels. ... An elder can refer to various topics: Elder (administrative title) Elder (religious) Elder - person of knowledge or high degree Elderberry plant (Sambucus) Box-elder plant (maple) Box elder bug (Leptocoris trivittatus or Boisea trivittatus) Elderly person - see: Old age William Henry Elder bishop and Archbishop of Cincinnati Joycelyn Elders Elder... Face Dancers are a type of human in Frank Herberts fictional Dune universe. ... The Bene Gesserit (as seen in the prologue of Dune) The Bene Gesserit (from Latin or Arabic: see the origin of the name) are a key social, religious and political force in Frank Herberts science fiction universe of Dune. ... Truthsayer is a fictional profession in the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... The Old Empire is a fictional galactic empire in the Dune-series. ...


Despite knowing how to create gholas and having superior Face Dancers, the Lost Tleilaxu do not how to manufacture synthetic spice because that was developed during the Famine Times, long after their line of Tleilaxu departed the Old Empire. Because of this, the Lost Tleilaxu's goal was to rediscover the secret of synthetic spice, which in turn would allow them to break the Bene Gesserit monopoly on spice, and claim the commercial power that is their due. A Ghola is a creature in the fictional Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... Look up Melange in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. ... Sandworm from the cover of Heretics of Dune. ...


When the Lost Tleilaxu returned to the Old Empire, they were dismayed to learn that their original Masters had strayed from the Great Belief. The Elders knew they either had to reeducate the original Masters, or remove them. Neither side trusted each other, and the Lost Tleilaxu eventually allied with the Honored Matres and destroyed nearly every Tleilaxu planet, leaving only their holy Bandalong planet partially intact. The Honored Matres are an organization in the fictional Dune universe created by Frank Herbert in his Dune series of novels. ... Below is a list of fictional planets from the universe depicted in the series of books beginning with Frank Herberts Dune. ...


The Lost Tleilaxu were ruled by seven Elders, until they were replaced by the Face Dancers. Under the leadership of Khrone, the Lost Tleilaxu's new primary goal is to find the Ithaca, the no-ship that escaped Chapterhouse. Their secondary goal is to create gholas from a partially damaged nullentropy tube found inside a partially charred Tleilaxu Master in Bandalong. [1] Khrone is a fictional character from the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ... A No-ship is a fictional type of spacecraft from the Dune science fiction series by Frank Herbert. ... Chapterhouse is a fictional planet in Frank Herberts science fiction universe of Dune, for while the 6th book in the series, Chapterhouse Dune, is named. ... Sandworm from the cover of Heretics of Dune. ...


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The Lost Tleilaxu are a fictional organization from the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. ...

Notes

  1. ^ Hunters of Dune pg. 49-55,87

 
 

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