Uinen

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Uinen was Oss's wife in the Middle-earth mythos of J. R. R. Tolkien. She was a Maia spirit known as "The Lady of the Sea".

Her hair lies spread throughout all waters, and her love is given to the creatures that live in salt streams and also the weeds that grow there. The mariners of Nmenr would cry to her for help, because she was capable of calming Oss, and they lived under her protection while their respect for the Valar endured.

Uinen's genealogy

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     Oss = Uinen

Note that while Oss and Uinen shared a father, they were not considered siblings.


Ainur of Middle-earth
Ainulindal (Music of the Ainur)
Lords of the ValarManw | Aul | Orom | Irmo (Lrien) | Nmo (Mandos) | Tulkas | Ulmo
Queens of the ValarVarda | Yavanna | Vna | Est | Vair | Nessa | Nienna
The Enemy:  Morgoth (a.k.a. Melkor)
MaiarEnw | Ilmar | Oss | Uinen | Salmar | Sauron | Melian | Arien | Tilion | Gothmog
Curumo (Saruman) | Olrin (Gandalf) | Aiwendil (Radagast) | Alatar and Pallando | Durin's Bane
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