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| caption="[[:File:John Howe - The Uruk-hai.jpg|The Uruk-hai]]" by [[John Howe]]
 
| caption="[[:File:John Howe - The Uruk-hai.jpg|The Uruk-hai]]" by [[John Howe]]
 
| pronun=
 
| pronun=
| othernames=Great Orcs, Uruks
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| othernames=
| origin=Bred by [[Sauron]] (and later [[Saruman]]) in the late [[Third Age]]
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| origin=
 
| location=[[Isengard|Northern Rohan and Isengard]], [[Mordor]]
 
| location=[[Isengard|Northern Rohan and Isengard]], [[Mordor]]
 
| affiliation=[[Sauron]], [[Saruman]]
 
| affiliation=[[Sauron]], [[Saruman]]
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| members=[[Uglúk]], [[Mauhúr]]
 
| members=[[Uglúk]], [[Mauhúr]]
 
| lifespan=
 
| lifespan=
| distinctions=Large build; better resistance to sunlight; faster, stronger, and smarter than other Orcs
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| distinctions=Large build, resistance to sunlight
| height=Shorter than [[Men]]
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| height=
 
| hair=
 
| hair=
| skin=Swarthy
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| skin=
 
| clothing=
 
| clothing=
| weapons=Short, broad-bladed swords, shields, bows of yew, knives
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{{quote|...and others, too, came out of the forest. Great Orcs, who also bore the White Hand of [[Isengard]]: that kind is stronger and more fell than all the others.|[[Éomer]]<ref name="Riders">{{TT|Riders}}</ref>}}
 
{{quote|...and others, too, came out of the forest. Great Orcs, who also bore the White Hand of [[Isengard]]: that kind is stronger and more fell than all the others.|[[Éomer]]<ref name="Riders">{{TT|Riders}}</ref>}}

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