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In J. R. R. Tolkien's world of Middle-earth, the seven sons of Fëanor, the great Ñoldorin Prince, led their people from Valinor to rule over kingdoms in the Northeast of Beleriand: J. R. R. Tolkien in 1916. ... A map of the Northwestern part of Middle-earth at the end of the Third Age, courtesy of the Encyclopedia of Arda. ... The main part of this article relates to the last versions of Middle-earths history, and as such may controvert parts of The Silmarillion. ... A map of Aman and Valinor A fictional location from J. R. R. Tolkiens legendarium, Valinor (meaning Land of the Valar) is the realm of the Valar in Aman, the place to which they moved after being driven from Almaren by Melkor. ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Beleriand was the region of northwestern Middle-earth during the First Age. ...

They and their father led the Ñoldor from Valinor to Beleriand in pursuit of Morgoth, who stole Fëanor's greatest work, the Silmarils. Since Fëanor died in an early battle, his sons were the driving force behind the ensuing wars. Their heroism was great and they were mighty leaders and foes of Morgoth, but because of the Oath of Fëanor (which they all swore) their actions were ultimately turned to evil. Maedhros the Tall is a fictional character from the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. ... Himring is a hill in J.R.R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth, in the northeast of Beleriand, on which was the fortress of Maedhros, eldest of the Sons of Fëanor. ... Maglor is a fictional character portrayed in J.R.R. Tolkiens fantasy universe of Middle-earth, the second son of Fëanor and Nerdanel. ... Celegorm is a character in J.R.R. Tolkiens world of Middle_earth. ... Himlad is a cold land in J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, lying between the Rivers Aros and Celon in the northwest of Beleriand; held by Celegorm and Curufin until the Dagor Bragollach. ... Caranthir is a fictional character portrayed in J.R.R. Tolkiens fantasy universe of Middle_earth. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, Thargelion was a land of Beleriand. ... Curufin is a character in J. R. R. Tolkiens fantasy universe of Middle-earth. ... Himlad is a cold land in J. R. R. Tolkiens fictional universe of Middle-earth, lying between the Rivers Aros and Celon in the northwest of Beleriand; held by Celegorm and Curufin until the Dagor Bragollach. ... The main part of this article relates to the version of Middle-earths history that is considered canon by most Tolkien fans who accept such labels (see: Middle-earth canon). ... The main part of this article relates to the version of Middle-earths history that is considered canon by most Tolkien fans who accept such labels (see: Middle-earth canon). ... In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, Beleriand was the region of northwestern Middle-earth during the First Age. ... Morgoth Bauglir (Morgoth means The Dark Enemy, Bauglir is The Constrainer), originally named Melkor (He Who Arises in Might), is a fictional character of Middle-earth, created by J. R. R. Tolkien. ... Fëanor is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkiens Middle_earth universe, and central to Tolkiens mythology as told in The Silmarillion. ... The Silmarils are fictional artifacts from J. R. R. Tolkiens universe of Middle-earth. ...


Only one survived the First Age. Because of the nature of their Oath—that they would not permit anyone else to have the Silmarils, originally meant to refer to Morgoth but ultimately encompassing their fellow Elves and even the Valar—their deaths were generally not in battle with Morgoth but rather in desperate, Oath-driven assaults on other Elves. The only three not killed in such a manner were Amras, who was killed accidentally at the order of his own father; Maedhros, who killed himself at the very end of the First Age; and Maglor, who survived only to wander sadly alone along the shores of Middle-earth. In the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien, the First Age began with the rise of the Sun and the arrival of the Ñoldor in the land Beleriand in Middle-earth, and ended with the overthrow of Morgoth. ... In J. R. R. Tolkiens fantasy universe, Middle-earth, the Valar are the Powers of Arda who live on the Western continent of Aman. ...


The House of Fëanor

 Finwë = Míriel Mahtan | | Fëanor = Nerdanel | ------------------------------------------------------ | | | | | | | Maedhros Maglor Celegorm Caranthir Curufin Amrod Amras | Celebrimbor 

 
 

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