Azaghâl was the King of the Broadbeam Dwarves, one of the seven Dwarf clans, and Lord of the Dwarven realm of Belegost in the Blue Mountains during the First Age.

Biography Edit

The Dragon-helm of Dor-lómin was originally made for him by Telchar the smith of Nogrod. Azaghâl had given the helm to Maedhros after he saved his life when Azaghâl was waylaid by Orcs upon the Dwarf-Road in East Beleriand.


Azaghâl attacking Glaurung, by deagol

He was slain by the Dragon Glaurung after severely wounding him during the Nirnaeth Arnoediad. After his death, his kin bore him away from the battlefield ignoring the rest of their enemies and singing a frightening dirge that allowed them to leave without further incident.[1][2]

Translations around the world Edit

Foreign Language Translated name
Amharic ዓዛግሃል
Arabic إزاعهال ?
Armenian Ազագալ
Belarusian Cyrillic Азагhал
Bulgarian Cyrillic Азагхял
Chinese (Hong Kong) 阿薩格哈爾
Georgian აზაღალი
Greek Αζαγχαλ
Gujarati આઝગાલ
Hindi आज़घल
Japanese アザガル
Kannada ಅಜಘಲ್
Kazakh Азағал (Cyrillic) Azağal (Latin)
Korean 아자 갈
Kyrgyz Cyrillic Азагhал
Macedonian Cyrillic Азагхал
Marathi अझगळ
Mongolian Cyrillic Азагтал
Nepalese आज़घल
Persian آزاگال
Russian Азагал
Sanskrit आजघल्
Serbian Азагхал (Cyrillic) Azaghal (Latin)
Sinhalese අසාගල්
Tajik Cyrillic Азагҳал
Tamil ஆழக்ஹல்
Telugu అజాఘల్
Ukrainian Cyrillic Азаґгал
Urdu ازگہال
Uzbek Азагҳал (Cyrillic) Azaghal (Latin)
Yiddish ײַזאַגהאַל

References Edit

  1. The Silmarillion, Quenta Silmarillion, Chapter XX: "Of the Fifth Battle: Nirnaeth Arnoediad"
  2. The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
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