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Gaurwaith

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Gaurwaith
Organisation
Alan Lee - Túrin Among the Outlaws.jpg
"Túrin Among the Outlaws" by Alan Lee
Pronunciationgour-weyeth
Other namesthe Outlaws
Notable membersForweg, Túrin, Beleg Cúthalion, Algund, Andróg, and Andvír
LocationForest of Brethil, Amon Rûdh, Dor-Cúarthol
DisbandedF.A. 489
Amon Rûdh
GalleryImages of Gaurwaith

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"