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Dwarves

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Dwarves
Race
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General Information
MembersDurin I, Gimli, Thorin II Oakenshield
Physical Description
Lifespan250 years is the average
DistinctionsShort in stature, beards
Average height4 to 5 feet
GalleryImages of Dwarves
"Since they were to come in the days of the power of Melkor, Aulë made the dwarves strong to endure. Therefor they are stone-hard, stubborn, fast in friendship and in enmity, and they suffer toil and hunger and hurt of body more hardily than all other speaking peoples; and they live long, far beyond the span of Men, yet not forever. . ."
The Silmarillion, Of Aulë and Yavanna

The Dwarves, or Khazâd, were bein