A name given to Sauron.
   The evil being who dwelt at Dol Guldur in the heart of Mirkwood; originally thought by the Wise to be one of the Nazgûl, Gandalf later discovered that the Necromancer was Sauron himself.

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


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