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First Age 472

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First Age 472 was the four hundred and seventy-second year of the First Age of the Children of Illúvatar. It was sometimes known as the Year of Lamentation because of the events of Nirnaeth Arnoediad.[1]


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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "Of Tuor and his Coming to Gondolin".
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Children of Húrin, "The Departure of Túrin", p. 70