Valar

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Armies And Hosts Of Middle-earth Warfare - Armies and Hosts Through The Three Ages of Middle-earth - War of Wrath in The First Age
... is defeated in a final campaign called the War of Wrath by the host of the Valar made up of the Elves of Valinor led by Eönwë, the Herald of Manwë ... This host of the Valar, or host of Valinor, is described as a host and contains the armies of Elven warriors of the Vanyar as well as those of the Noldor that remained behind in Aman ... The size of the host of the Valar is ascertained by relative statements by Elrond, who was present, and a similar statement in The Silmarillion, Of the Rings of Power and the Third Age, in which it is ...
Nienna
... as an Ainu, one of the Queens of the Valar and one of the Aratar ... Nienna is considered one of the most powerful of the female Valar, alongside Varda and Yavanna ... She was also one of the few Valar who sided with the release of Melkor from his bondage after the Age of Peace, being compassionate of his suffering yet unaware, as Manwë was, of his unfailing evil ...
Belegurth - History - Quenta Silmarillion
... The most powerful of them were called the Valar, or Powers of the World the lesser, who acted as their followers and assistants, were the Maiar ... Each of the Valar was attracted to a particular aspect of the world that became the focus of his or her powers ... His power was so great that at first the Valar were unable to restrain him he single-handedly contended with the collective might of all of the Valar ...
Vala (Middle-earth) - Relationships Between Valar
... Ilúvatar brought the Valar (and all of the Ainur) into being by his thought, and may therefore be considered their father ... However, not all of the Valar are siblings where this is held to be so, it is because they are so "in the thought of Ilúvatar" ... It was the Valar who first practiced marriage and later passed on their custom to the Elves all the Valar had spouses, save Nienna, Ulmo and Melkor ...
List Of Middle-earth Objects - Miscellanea - Two Lamps
... After the Valar entered the world, there was a misty light veiling the barren ground ... The Valar concentrated this light into two large lamps, Illuin and Ormal ... the light of the lamps mingled, lay the Great Lake with the island Almaren, where the Valar dwelt ...