Elves are a fictional species that existed in J.R.R Tolkien's The Hobbit & The Lord of The Rings. They are a species that are blessed with Eternal Life unless they are killed.
Most elves are skilled craftsmen and fighters. They are associated with light and live in beautiful kingdoms of Light.
Their swords are very valued and respected by all; one example of this is 'The Blade-that-was-broken' which was used to cut off the Ring of Power from the Dark Lord, Sauron's hand.
Important Elves of Middle Earth are:-
- Thranduil- King of the Wood Elves of Mirkwood. Lead his elf armies in the Battle of the Five Armies.
- Legolas Greanleaf- Son of Thranduil. Powerful Archer and swordsman. Killed Bolg the Orc during Battle of the Five Armies and was part of the Fellowship of the Ring.
- Lord Elrond- Lord of Rivendell. Took part in the War against Sauron.
- Arwen- Daughter of Elrond.
- Lady Galadriel- Most powerful Elf Queen. Is bearer of an Elf Ring.