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used in The Fellowship of the Ring

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a usually elderly woman who is the leader of a group such as a family or tribe
  • I have no doubt that Smeagol's grandmother was a matriarch, a great person in her way, but to talk of her possessing many Elven-rings was absurd, and as for giving them away, it was a lie.
    1.2 — Book 1 Chapter 2 — The Shadow of the Past (65% in)

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