Dwarven Titles

  • Rìkonung — the King of Dwarves. Usually referred to as the High King or the King of Dwarves by other races. Literally translates to “Overking.”
  • Halkonung — a Hall-King, ruler of a folk-hall and the ætlaird of the ruling clan in a tolhal. Usually referred to as a Dwarf King in other languages.
  • Ætlaird — the ruler of a clan and chief of a clan’s ancients; translates to Clan-Lord. Usually known as Clan Lord or Clan-Prince in other languages.
  • Aetroc — a clan-judge; something between an advocate and a judge in old Avarine culture. Usually translated as Lawmaster.
  • Gaethaff — literally a gate-warden, these aetroc are specially empowered by the halkonung of a tolhal to oversee the utanhal and to deal with the Hearthguard.

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Dwarven Titles

Abridged History of the 10th Age Idabrius