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                                              HOUSE OF FINARFIN


Name in Quenya     Nerwen Artanis Arafinwiel
Meaning                  Man Maiden, Noble Woman

Name in Sindarin   Alatariel Galadriel
Meaning                 Maiden crowned with radiant garland

Position                  Lady of Eregion
                               Lady of the Golden Wood
                               Bearer of Nenya

Fame                    Famous for her height and strength
                             Considered the most beautiful descendant of Finwe
                             Known also for her golden hair
                             Famed for her great wisdom and insight

Born                      Year 1362 Age of Starlight
Age when sailed   c. 8370 years

Relatives             Daughter of Finarfin and Earwen
                            Sister of Finrod, Orodreth, Angrod and Aegnor
                            Wife of Celeborn
                            Mother of Celebrian
                            Grandmother of Elladan, Elrohir and Arwen


Name in Quenya     Finduilas Atarestiel
Meaning                  Skilled Nightingale, Daughter of Ataresto

Name in Sindarin    Finduilas Fealvarin
Meaning                  Skilled Nightingale, Gleam of the sun of Ivrim

Position                  Princess of Nargothrond

Born                        c. 1460’s Age of Starlight
Died                        Year 495 1st Age of the Sun (After Sack of Nargothrond
Age at death            c. 700 years

Relatives/Friends     Daughter of Orodreth
                                Betrothed to Gwindor
                                Fell in love with Turin Turanbar
Ladies of the House of Finarfin

A great place to look up facts about Tolkien characters is Tolkien Gateway
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tomato-bird Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
Huzzah!!! arafinwieli are so awesome!sure, Finduilas is as close to a mary sue as you ever get in tolkien's work, but still, it's much less marysueish than most of em. :heart: it!
SeekHim Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2009
Huzzah eh?

Well in that case I wish you a blessed New Year!
tomato-bird Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
? i hope it doesnt mean anything weird...
SeekHim Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2009
Nope. Its just that today is Rosh Hosannah, the Jewish New Year.

Since you know words and prases most other people are cluless about, I thought from now on I'd
throw you little exotic tidbits
now and then! :)
tomato-bird Featured By Owner Sep 20, 2009  Student Traditional Artist
oh yeah! i heard about that somewhere... and yeah, once at school i started throwing around random sindarin phrases... "labo vi orodruin" was popular. ("go jump in mt. doom")
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