"He to be Aragorn kid of Arathorn, the nine and thirtieth succession in the right line indigenous Isildur, and also yet an ext like Elendil than any sebelum him.

Anda sedang menonton: Aragorn the lord of the rings

"—The Silmarillion, Of the rings of Power and the third Age

Aragorn to be a descendant of Elros Tar-Minyatur. His ancestorArvedui was wedded to Fíriel, that bore dari mereka son Aranarth, untuk membuat Aragorn the terakhir descendant of Anárion as well.

When Aragorn was only two years old, his dad Arathorn to be killed while pursuing orcs. Aragorn was afterwards fostered in Rivendell by Elrond. At the request of his mother, his lineage was kept secret, together she feared he would certainly be killed like his father and grandfather if his true identification as the descendant the Elendil and also Heir the Isildur ended up being known. Aragorn was renamed Estel and was not told about his warisan until 2951.<5>


Young Aragorn with the shards of Narsil, by Anna Lee.

Elrond revealed come "Estel" his true name and also ancestry as soon as he to be twenty, and also gave come him the Ring the Barahir and the Shards of Narsil. Elrond withheld the Sceptre the Annúminas from Aragorn until he "came that the right" to own the item. That was tambahan around this time the Aragorn met and also fell in love with Arwen, Elrond"s daughter, newly returned from she mother"s homeland of Lórien where she had actually visited her grandmother Galadriel.<5>

Aragorn afterwards assumed his proper duty as the sixteenth Chieftain the the Dúnedain and the ranger of the North, and left the comforts of Rivendell because that the wild, whereby he lived through the remainder the his people, whose kingdom had been destroyed through polite and regional wars century before.<5>

Aragorn met Gandalf the Grey in 2956 and they came to be close friends. Heeding Gandalf"s advice, Aragorn and the Rangers began to security a kecil land well-known as the Shire inhabited by the diminutive and agrarianHobbits, and also he ended up being known among the peoples just outside the Shire"s borders as Strider.

From TA 2957 to TA 2980, Aragorn undertook great journeys, offer in the militaries of King Thengel of Rohan, and Steward Ecthelion II of Gondor. Plenty of of his tasks aided to raise moral in the west and counter the cultivation threat of Sauron and his allies, and also he earn priceless endure which he would later on put to usage in the War the the Ring. Aragorn served his lords in disguise and also his name in Gondor and also Rohan throughout that time was Thorongil ("Eagle of the Star"). Through a kecil Gondor squadron of ships, he led an assault on the long-standing rebel province of Umbar in 2980, burning numerous of the Corsairs" ships and individu slaying dari mereka lord throughout the fight on the Havens. After the success at Umbar, "Thorongil" left the field and, come the dismay that his men, go east.<6>

Aragorn the Ranger in the wild, native the fan film The Hunt because that Gollum.

Aragorn, Ranger indigenous the Northcalled Strider, Dunadan of great worth.Heir of Isildur, taking on the guilt.Rightful raja of Gondor, through Numenoreans built.An Elven-maid referred to as Arwen the lovedAnd thought of while through Middle-Earth the roved.Befriended by Gandalf, good of his Order,Travelling the world from Eriador come Mordor.After the battle he finally took his placeAs king of the dwindling Numenorean race.

- Arwen Fastred (pseudonym)

Later in 2980, he checked out Lórien, and there once again met Arwen. He gave her the heirloom of his House, the Ring the Barahir, and, on the hill that Cerin Amroth, Arwen pledged she hand come him in marriage, renouncing she elvish lineage and also accepting the Gift the Men: death.<5>

Elrond withheld from Aragorn permission come marry his daughter until sebagai a time together his foster son must be raja of both Gondor and Arnor. Together both Elrond and Aragorn knew, come marry a mortal, Arwen would certainly be forced to select mortality, and thus deprive the deathless Elrond that his daughter ketika the dunia lasted. Elrond was also concerned because that Arwen"s very own happiness, fearing that in the end she might find death (her own and that of her beloved) too difficult to bear.<5>

Before the occasions of The mr of the Rings properly ambil place, Aragorn juga traveled through the Dwarvenmines of Moria, to Harad, where (in his own words) "the bintang are strange." Tolkien does no specify once these travels arisen nor melakukan he indicate apa happens once Aragorn visits.

In 3009, Gandalf thrived suspicious the the origin of the ring belonging to the Hobbit Bilbo Baggins, which later on turned out to it is in the One Ring, the resource of the Dark Lord Sauron"s angry power. Aragorn went at his request into Rhovanion in search of Gollum, who had actually once own the Ring. He caught the creature in the Dead Marshes near Mordor, and brought him as a captive to Thranduil"s halls in Mirkwood, whereby Gandalf doubted him.<7>

War of the Ring


Strider at The Prancing Pony in Bree.

"What his right name is I"ve never heard: yet he"s well-known round di sini as Strider."—The Fellowship the the Ring, "The Prancing Pony"

Aragorn joined Frodo Baggins, Bilbo"s adopted heir, and also three of his friends at the Inn that the Prancing Pony in Bree.<8> Though originally the hobbits were suspicious of Strider, they ultimately trusted him and prepared to escape Bree and the Ringwraiths.<9> These four had set out from the Shireto bring the One Ring come Rivendell. Aragorn to be aged 87 at that time, nearing the element of life for one of royal Númenórean descent. V Aragorn"s help, the Hobbits escaped the pursuing Nazgûl.<10> The elf-lord Glorfindel later come and pengarahan them come Rivendell.<11>

There, Aragorn decided to join Frodo, thus forming the Fellowship of the Ring the was developed to security Frodo, tasked with destroying the Ring in the fires of Mount Doom in Mordor. As well as Aragorn, Gandalf, and also Frodo, the agency included Frodo"s cousins Pippin and Merry, his ideal friend Samwise Gamgee, Legolas the elf,Gimli the Dwarf, and Boromir of Gondor.<7>

All the is gold does not glitter,Not all itu who wander room lost;The old the is strong does not wither,Deep roots room not got to by the frost.From the ashes a api shall be woken,A irradiate from the shadows dimaksudkan untuk spring;Renewed kandil be Blade the was Broken,The crownless again dimaksudkan untuk be king.

— Bilbo"s poem around Aragorn<9>

Before the group collection out, the shards that Narsil were reforged, and the restored blade was called Andúril.

Aragorn attach the group through an effort to cross the happen of Caradhras and through the mines the Moria. He helped defend Frodo from an Orc captain and also became team leader after ~ Gandalf to be presumed lost in battle with a Balrog.<12> Aragorn led the firm to Lórien, whereby Lady Galadriel gave him the Elessar.<13>

After Lórien, Aragorn and the Fellowship sailed down the river Anduin to the Falls that Rauros. Despite his original untuk merencanakan was to collection out because that Gondor and help its rakyat in the War, he felt responsible because that Frodo after ~ the lose of Gandalf.<14>

"Fear not! that said. "Long have I wanted to look upon the likenesses the Isildur and Anarion, my membuat of old. Under milik mereka shadow Elessar, the Elfstone kid of Arathorn that the house of Valandil Isildur"s kid heir that Elendil, has actually naught come dread!"— Aragorn proclaiming his lineage<14>"


Aragorn saying goodbye come Boromir after the latter"s death.

After passing into the Argonath, the Fellowship camped in Amon Hen.Frodo saw that Boromir had been moved mad by the influence of theOne Ring trying to ambil it. Frodo placed the ring on, calculation him invisible, and ran away from Boromir. Frodo climbed to the high seat on Amon Hen; from over there he mungkin see Sauron"s eye trying to find him. The Hobbit feeling the eye yet it was distracted through Gandalf the putih later found in Fangorn forest by (Aragorn, Legolas, and also Gimli looking for Merry and Pippin.) Frodo would struggle versus the strength of Sauron, ultimately taking the ring off. Then Frodo knew maafkan saya had to it is in done: He to be to go alone to Mordor to destroy the ring. On the way kembali to the flow he meets Sam, that goes through him.


Aragorn at Amon Hen

At this exact same time, the others were attacked by Saruman"s Uruk-hai and also a fight ensued. Throughout the occurring battle, Boromir was eliminated defending Merry and also Pippin and also giving up his desire for the ring in a terakhir attempt to stand up to the ring. After discovering that Frodo had left, Aragorn and also the others decided that they would certainly leave Frodo and Sam come continue dari mereka quest on their own. Legolas, Gimli, and also Aragorn placed Boromir"s tubuh manusia and war gear in among the elven boats as a funeral boat and also tribute to Boromir for his bravery and courage. His tubuh would be sent out to the drops of Rauros.<15>

While Frodo lanjutan his pursuit with Samwise Gamgee, Aragorn, Legolas and Gimli went to Rohan to free Merry and also Pippin, who had been caught by the Uruk-hai working because that Saruman.

The three Hunters


The 3 Hunters, by Ted Nasmith

In the areas of Rohan, the three Hunters Aragorn, Legolas, and also Gimli encountered Éomer, who had recently to be pursuing rumours of one orc raid in the area. From Éomer, Aragorn learned the the Orcs who had kidnapped Merry and also Pippin had been destroyed and that the Hobbits had not to be found. Dejected, he led Legolas and Gimli to the site of the battle. Clues led Aragorn to think that the Hobbits might still be alive, and also he memerintah the 3 Hunters into Fangorn Forest.<16> They go not discover the Hobbits, yet they did discover Gandalf the White, sent kembali from Valinor to continue his struggle against Sauron. Gandalf told the 3 Hunters the the Hobbits menjadi safe through the Ents of Fangorn.<17>

Where now are the Dunedain, Elessar, Elessar?Where do thy kinsfolk float afar?Near is the hour once the lost should come forth,And the Grey company ride native the North.But dark is the path appointed come thee:The Dead clock the road that leads to the Sea.

- Galadriel"s blog post to Aragorn<17>

Together, Gandalf and also the 3 Hunters took trip to Edoras, where Gandalf freed Théoden from Saruman"s enchantment and helped the organize the Rohirrim against Saruman.<18> He allied through Théoden and memerintah the refugees to Helm"s Deep.


Night battle on Helm"s Deep, by Shin Lin

Aragorn, Legolas and also Gimli then tolong the rakyat of logo in theBattle of the Hornburg, in which lock conclusively and also victoriously defeated Saruman"s army.<19>Afterward Aragorn went v Gandalf come Isengard just to discover Isengard in ruins by the work of the Ents. Aragorn, being current with Gandalf, Theoden, Éomer, Legolas and Gimli, negotiate in a last parley through Saruman. Saruman at an initial tries to bending Theoden to his will and also at first Theoden is virtually swayed but kemudian he master his will and also refuses to join with Saruman. Saruman then sneers in ~ Theoden and also turns his attention to Gandalf and also tries to persuade him, just to be laughed at. Then Gandalf uses him a chance of repentance without limits. Saruman turns putih in his face at this, sadly in the end however Saruman refuses come repent out of pride and to leave Orthanc. Gandalf breaks Saruman"s employee as he is no much longer the head and also is banished from the stimulate of Wizards and also The putih Council. After ~ Saruman crawls away, Grima Wormtongue then throws the Palantír of Orthanc at Gandalf as he and also the others space leaving the Orthanc tower. However misses not being able to decide that he hated much more Gandalf or Saruman. Thus ending the fight of the Hornburg and also the fight of Isengard.<20>

Return of the King


Aragorn and also the army of the Dead strikes orcs

In bespeak to safeguard the city, Aragorn travelled the Paths that the Dead, and also summoned the Dead males of Dunharrow who fan allegiance come the king of Gondor. It had been prophesied by Isildur and Malbeth the Seer that the Dead would certainly be summoned once much more to pay their utang for betraying Gondor a millennia before. With their aid the Corsairs that Umbar were defeated.<21>

Aragorn, a small kekuatan of Rangers, and a besar contingent of guys and soldiers from the southern regions kemudian sailed up the Anduin come Minas Tirith. As soon as they arrived at theBattle that the Pelennor Fields, Aragorn unfurled a conventional that Arwen had made because that him which proved both the putih Tree of Gondor along with the jeweled crown and also seven stars of the residence of Elendil. V the help of the southern pressures the militaries of Gondor and Rohan rallied bersama and beat Sauron"s army.<22>

The Steward Denethor II declared the he would certainly not bow to a descendant of Isildur (years before, he had seen "Thorongil" as a competitor to his father"s favor). Aragorn healed Faramir, Denethor"s terakhir heir, winning that the immediate mengenali of Faramir together rightful heir come the throne; his humility and self-sacrifice acquired him the mind of the penduduk of Gondor"s capital city. Aragorn"s healing abilities, moreover, menjadi a tanda tangan to the rakyat of Gondor that the identity of anda true king; together Ioreth said, "The tangan of the raja are the milik of a healer, and so akan the rightful king be known." The orang hailed him as king that same evening.<23>

Despite his immediate success and popularity, however, and despite his insurance claim to the throne through increasing the imperial banner, Aragorn chose to lay aside his case for the time being. He knew the if that aggressively advocated his claim, competitor claimants or debates regarding his legitimacy were not out of the question, and also this bisa be a fatal distraction because that Gondor at a time when the barat needed to be united against Sauron. So, to avoid conflict, after he had actually healed setiap orang during the following nights of in march 15–16, he left Minas Tirith and symbolically refuse to go into it again until he to be crowned king on might first.

As Reunited raja of Gondor and Arnor

"Men of Gondor, hear now the Steward of this Realm! Behold! One has actually come to insurance claim the kingship again in ~ last. Here is Aragorn, son of Arathorn, chieftain the the Dúnedain that Arnor, Captain that the host of the West, bearer that the Star of the North, wielder the the sword Reforged, victorious in battle, whose tangan bring healing, the Elfstone, Elessar of the line of Valandil, Isildur"s son, Elendil"s boy of Numenor. Kandil he be king and enter into the City and dwell there?" and also all the host and all the people cried yea with one voice."—Faramir the Steward announces the coronation of king Elessar


Aragorn, boy of Arathorn, king of Gondor.

Upon Sauron"s defeat, Aragorn was crowned as King Elessar, a name provided to him by Galadriel. He came to be the twenty-sixth King of Arnor,thirty-fifth King of Gondor and the first High raja of the Reunited Kingdom, despite it would certainly be numerous years before his authority to be firmly reestablished in Arnor. His heat was referred to as the House that Telcontar (Telcontar gift Quenya because that "Strider"). Aragorn married Arwen quickly afterwards, and also ruled the Kingdom the Gondor and also Arnor till 120 of the Fourth Age. His reign was marked by an excellent harmony and prosperity in ~ Gondor and also Arnor, and also by a an excellent renewal of kerja sama and communication between Men, Elves, and also Dwarves, promoted by his vigorous rebuilding project following the war. Aragorn disutradarai the pressures of the rejoined Kingdom on militer campaigns against some Easterlings and also Haradrim, re-establishing dominion over lot territory that Gondor had lost in previous centuries. During his coronation, Aragorn sang Elendil"s Oath: "Et Eärello Endorenna utúlien. Sinome maruvan ar Hildinyar tenn" Ambar-metta!" ("Out the the good Sea to Middle-earth i am come. In this location I will certainly abide, and my heirs, unto the ending of the world.")<24>

Death and End of Reign

"Then a an excellent beauty to be revealed in him, so that all who after come there looked on him in wonder; for they observed that the keanggunan of his youth, and the valour of his manhood, and the wisdom and also majesty that his age were blended together. And also long over there he lay, picture of the monarchs of men in kemuliaan undimmed before the breaking of the world."— description of Aragorn"s death.

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Aragorn"s death

When in the year 120 of the Fourth Age, king Elessar realised his days were in ~ an end, he went to the house of the kings in the silent Street. He stated farewell come his kid Eldarion and his daughters and also gave Eldarion his crown and sceptre. Arwen remained at Aragorn"s side till he died. Shortly a tahun after Aragorn died, Arwen soon passed away of a damaged heart. Eldarion began his regime as the Second king of the reunited Kingdom ~ his father"s and mother"s death.<5>