- / Barrow-wightEvil spirits dwelling in the burial-mounds on the Barrow-downs.-----Evil spirits out of Angmar.Evil spirits sent to dwell in the Barrow-downs by the Witch-king of Angmar during his wars with the remnant of Arnor, and who remained there long after the realm of Angmar itself had vanished from the world.
J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. MueRTe. 2003.
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