Edrahil was an Elf of Nargothrond, and the chief of the ten faithful followers of Finrod Felagund when he accompanied Beren in the Quest of the Silmaril. He was the one who persuaded Finrod to leave Orodreth as temporary ruler of Nargothrond. He died in Sauron’s dungeons of Tol-in-Gaurhoth (Tol Sirion).
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