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Gorgol

Gorgol
Orc
Biographical Information
Other namesthe Butcher
AffiliationMorgoth
Deathbetween F.A. 460 and F.A. 464; slain by Beren
Physical Description
GenderMale

Gorgol the Butcher was an orc of the First Age, slain by Beren. He is only mentioned once in The Lay of Leithian, during the recounting of Beren's deeds of valor as an outlaw in Dorthonion.[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), The Lays of Beleriand, "IV. The Lay of Leithian Recommenced", pp. 343-4