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In the earliest versions of the legendarium, Gothmog is described as the son of Morgoth and the 'ogress' Fluithuin or Ulbandi.[1] Both 'ogresses' and the idea that the Valar had children were discarded by Tolkien fairly early on.

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Book of Lost Tales Part Two, "The Fall of Gondolin": "Notes and Commentary" , Entries in the Name-list to The Fall of Gondolin, Gothmog