Pronunciation: AGH-el-mar; JAH-gad

Lord of Fal Dara. His sign is three running red foxes. He is one of the great generals of the Westlands.

Physical Description#

He has a hard face with lines only at the corners of his eyes. His eyes are like brown stone. He wears a topknot of pure white. (TEotW,Ch46) He is square-faced with a white topknot, a larger version of King Easar. (TPoD,Prologue)

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In The Eye of the World
    1. TEotW,Ch45 - Moiraine plans to tell Agelmar to send men to wall up a guard the Fal Dara Waygate.
  2. In The Great Hunt
    1. TGH,Ch16 - Hurin tells about the time that Lord Agelmar sent him to Cairhien.
    2. TGH,Ch19 - Rand tells Selene that he will take the Horn to Agelmar.
  3. In The Dragon Reborn
    1. TDR,Ch11 - Hurin bids farewell and heads back to Shienar saying he must report what really happened at Falme to Lord Agelmar and King Easar.
  4. In The Fires of Heaven
    1. TFoH,Ch27 - The five great captains of the Westlands are Agelmar Jagad, Davram Bashere, Gareth Bryne, Pedron Niall and Rodel Ituralde.
  5. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch1 - Bashere wonders if Mat studied under Agelmar.
  6. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch23 - Cadsuane notes that the Seanchan (People) are like the five great captains. When they lose a battle, they figure out what went wrong and adapt.
  7. In Knife of Dreams
    1. KoD,Ch34 - Impressed with the military prowess of the army in Altara, Furyk Karede wonders if "Thom Merrilin" is a pseudonym for Gareth Bryne or Agelmar Jagad.
  8. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Ch20 - Consoling Mat on his marriage, Talmanes says that at least two of the great captains, Rodel Ituralde and Davram Bashere, are also married. Gareth Bryne is not. It is not clear if Agelmar Jagad or Pedron Niall were.