Halad was the title given to the Chieftans of Brethil in the First Age.

At folkmoots, which were the trial assemblies of the folk of Brethil, it was the Halad who would sit upon the Angbor (the "Doom-rock") as the judge.[1]


The term Halad meant "Warden".[citation needed]

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Translations around the WorldEdit

Foreign Language Translated name
Amharic ሓላድ
Arabic هالاد
Armenian Հալադը
Belarusian Cyrillic Халад
Bengali হালাদ
Bulgarian Cyrillic Халад
Cambodian ហាឡាដ
Gujarati હલાદ
Hebrew חלאד
Hindi हलद
Japanese ハラード
Kannada ಹಲಾದ್
Kazakh Cyrillic Һалад
Korean 할광고 ?
Kyrgyz Cyrillic Hалад
Laotian ຫະລະດ
Macedonian Cyrillic Халад
Marathi हलाद
Mongolian Cyrillic Хадад
Nepalese हलद
Persian هالاد
Punjabi ਹਲਦ
Russian Халад
Sanskrit हलद्
Serbian Халад (Cyrillic) Halad (Latin)
Sinhalese හලාඩ්
Tajik Cyrillic Ҳалад
Tamil காலாட்
Telugu హాలండ్
Thai ฮะละด
Ukrainian Cyrillic Халад
Uzbek Ҳалад (Cyrillic) Halad (Latin)
Yiddish האַלאַד


  1. The History of Middle-earth, Vol. XI: The War of the Jewels, Part 3, chapter 1: "The Wanderings of Húrin"