Yavanna

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Yavanna Kementári is a Vala from J. R. R. Tolkien's legendarium. Her first name means "Giver of fruits" and her surname Kementári means "Queen of the Earth". She's also called Palúrien. She is the wife of Aulë and is responsible for the growth of all the fruits and growing things of the World.

After Eru allowed Aulë's creations, the Dwarves, to survive, Yavanna feared that they would cut down all the trees in Middle-earth. Eru answered her plea by creating Ents to protect the trees.

Yavanna'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
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