Lore:Jeek of the River

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Harbinger Jeek of the River
Race and Gender Nord Male
Born Merethic Era
Previous Ruler Ysgramor
Resided in Atmora
Whiterun

Jeek of the River was Captain of the Jorrvaskr during the Return.[1] He and Ysgramor had grown up together, and the twenty-one Companions who composed his crew were Ysgramor's closest friends.[1][2] Ysgramor himself gave him his name.[2] He was the discoverer of the Skyforge, founder of Whiterun, and keeper of the original oath of the Companions, which was lost to time.[1] While other crews sought glory in conquest, his was the first to settle and serve as protector for the settlers who followed them.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Great HarbingersSwyk the Long-Sighted
  2. ^ a b Songs of the Return, Vol 7