Mirkwood Elves

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

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Elves of Mirkwood —  / Elf of Mirkwood / Mirkwood Elves / Mirkwood Elf    The Silvan followers of Thranduil and his kin.    A colony of Silvan Elves that maintained a realm in the northern regions of Mirkwood, under the rule of Thranduil …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Mirkwood — See Myrkviðr for the forest in Germanic mythology. For the band, see Mirkwood (band). Mirkwood is a name used for two distinct fictional forests in J. R. R. Tolkien s legendarium. In the First Age, the highlands of Dorthonion north of Beleriand… …   Wikipedia

  • Elves of the Wood —  / Elf of the Wood / Wood Elves / Wood Elf    The Elves of northern Mirkwood.    The Silvan Elves who dwelt in the northern regions of Mirkwood, under the lordship of Thranduil. Legolas Greenleaf of the Company of the Ring came from these people …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Elves of Thranduil —  / Elf of Thranduil / Thranduil Elves / Thranduil Elf    The Elves of the Wood.    A people of the Silvan Elves, with whom had mingled a group of Sindar.    They dwelt under the trees of Mirkwood, and during the Third Age, their leader was… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Silvan Elves — Woodland Elves, Wood elves, Galadhrim Current leader Galadriel and Celeborn in Lothlórien Home world Middle earth Base of operations Mirkwood, Lothlórien …   Wikipedia

  • List of Middle-earth Elves — Middle earth portal In J. R. R. Tolkien s legendarium, Elves are one of the races that inhabit a fictional Earth, often called Middle earth, and set in the remote past. They appear in The Hobbit and in The Lord of the Rings. Their complex history …   Wikipedia

  • Silvan Elves —  / Silvan Elf    Also called Woodland Elves. Nandorin Elves who never passed west of the Misty Mountains, but remained in the Vale of Anduin and in Greenwood the Great; see Nandor.        Elves who fell away from the Great Journey.    Long before …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Battle of Mirkwood — The Battle of Mirkwood, also known as Battle Under the Trees, is an incident in J. R. R. Tolkien s fictional world of Middle earth. In his legendarium it takes place during the War of the Ring at the end of the Third Age. The Battle of Mirkwood… …   Wikipedia

  • Mountains of Mirkwood —    The central highlands of Middle earth s greatest forest.    In the central parts of northern Mirkwood, north of the Old Forest Road, lay a scattered range of hills. A jumble of fir covered, low lying hills to the west rose to reach greater… …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

  • Wood-elves —  / Wood elf / Woodland Elves / Woodland Elf    Elves of the forests of Middle earth.    The Silvan Elves who dwelt in the forests of Middle earth, and especially the people ruled by Thranduil in the northern parts of Mirkwood …   J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.