Heir of Isildur

   Birthright of the leaders of the Northern Dúnedain.
   The title of thirty-nine lords of the Dúnedain descended in right line from Isildur the son of Elendil, from his son Valandil to Aragorn II Elessar, who reunited the Kingdoms of the Dúnedain in Middle-earth.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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