Nessa

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Nessa is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkien's universe, Middle-earth.

Nessa is a Vala. She is the wife of Tulkas and sister of Oromë. Nessa is noted for her speed, able to outrun the deer who follow her in the wild, and also for her dancing ability, as she dances on the ever-green lawns of Valinor.

Nessa's genealogy

        Ilúvatar
        |  | | |____________________________
        |  | |________________             |
     ___|  |___________     _|_______      |
     |     |          |     |       |      |
   Aulë = Yavanna   Vána = Oromë  Nessa = Tulkas

Note that while all six people mentioned in this family tree share Ilúvatar as a father, only Yavanna and Vána and Nessa and Oromë are actually considered siblings of the six.


Ainur of Middle-earth
Ainulindalë (Music of the Ainur)
Lords of the ValarManwë | Aulë | Oromë | Irmo (Lórien) | Námo (Mandos) | Tulkas | Ulmo
Queens of the ValarVarda | Yavanna | Vána | Estë | Vairë | Nessa | Nienna
The Enemy:  Morgoth (a.k.a. Melkor)
MaiarEönwë | Ilmarë | Ossë | Uinen | Salmar | Sauron | Melian | Arien | Tilion | Gothmog
Curumo (Saruman) | Olórin (Gandalf) | Aiwendil (Radagast) | Alatar and Pallando | Durin's Bane

Nessa is a commune in the Haute-Corse département in France, on the island of Corsica.fr:Nessa zh:妮莎

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