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Ruthiaur, or Foradon, was a numerorian-turned-wraith prince who brought the realm of Men to the brink of destruction. Known for being cruel and unforgiving, Ruthaiur was a numerorian prince named Foradon, who got stabbed by by his father, Isilmo or the Witch-king of Angmar, with a morgul blade in TA 1300. Afterwards, he spent the third age planning revenge, but then Eowyn killed him in the Battle of Pelennor Fields. Overtook by rage he burnt down his lair and ran off into the night. Making an appearance two years later with a huge army of 20,000 orcs, trolls, and goblins. First, he turned to Rohan. Eventually making it to Edoras, Ruthair began attacking the city. Theoden King decided to stay at Edoras, thinking it would be Battle of Helm's Deep all over again but with more terrible results. After a three day seige, Ruthiar broke in and killed Theoden and every man. Then, he turned Arnor and was defeated at Annúminas in 5th year of the Fourth Age. He escaped but was pursued back to Helm's Deep in Rohan. Arnor broke off the attack realizing it was futile.