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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

5 uses
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something giving protection — especially a safe place
  • But now Frodo often met strange dwarves of far countries, seeking refuge in the West.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (8% in)
  • Below their refuge were white humps and domes and shapeless deeps beneath which the path that they had trodden was altogether lost; but the heights above were hidden in great clouds still heavy with the threat of snow.
    2.3 — Book 2 Chapter 3 — The Ring Goes South (87% in)
  • We cannot build a house, but tonight we will do as the Galadhrim and seek refuge in the tree-tops, if we can.
    2.6 — Book 2 Chapter 6 — Lothlorien (42% in)
  • There the others must take refuge.
    2.6 — Book 2 Chapter 6 — Lothlorien (54% in)
  • Even if your Quest did not concern us closely, you should have refuge in this City, until you were healed and refreshed.
    2.7 — Book 2 Chapter 7 — The Mirror of Galadriel (34% in)

There are no more uses of "refuge" in The Fellowship of the Ring.

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