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Gaurwaith

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This article is about the Outlaws of Brethil. For the the Outlaws of Dorthonion, see Barahir's Outlaw Band.
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Gaurwaith
Race of membersMen, and one Elf.
Famous membersForweg, Túrin, Beleg Cúthalion, Algund, Andróg, and Andvír.
LocationForest of Brethil, Amon Rûdh, Dor-Cúarthol.
DestroyedF.A. 489
Amon Rûdh

Gaurwaith ("Wolf-Men" in Sindarin) was the name given to the outlaws which plagued the woodmen of Brethil during the First Age. They were lead by Forweg, and later by Túrin.[1] The Gaurwaith was destroyed during the battle on Amon Rûdh.[2]

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References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "Túrin among the Outlaws"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Land of Bow and Helm"