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Hendor

Hendor
Elf
Biographical Information
LocationGondolin
AffiliationEärendil
Physical Description
GenderMale

Hendor was a House-carle (that is, servant-retainer) of Idril of Gondolin. He carried Eärendil her son to safety during the Fall of Gondolin.[1]

References

  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, Hendor