Pronunciation: CHEE-ahd

An Aiel Maiden of the Spear. She is of the Stones River sept of the Goshien Aiel. She is bonded first-sister to Bain.

Physical Description#

She has reddish-blond hair and gray eyes. She is shorter than Bain. (TDR,Ch38)

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In The Dragon Reborn
    1. TDR,Ch38 - Chiad is of the Stones River sept of the Goshien Aiel.
    2. TDR,Ch38 - Bain and Chiad chose to become first sisters. This was difficult as their clans are involved in a blood feud.
  2. In The Shadow Rising
    1. TSR,Ch12 - Not wanting to go to Rhuidean, Aviendha tells Egwene that Jolien or Sefela or Bain or Chiad could take her there.
  3. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch46 - Bain and Chiad have taught Faile some Maiden handtalk.
  4. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Ch3 - Perrin is even more worried about Faile when he learns that Bain and Chiad left her alone in Cairhien.
  5. In The Path of Daggers
    1. TPoD,Ch10 - Gaul asks some other Maidens about Bain and Chiad, then goes off looking for them.
  6. In Winters Heart
    1. WH,Ch2 - Perrin wonders why Gaul leads the Maidens when they go to search for Faile. Belatedly, he remembers that Bain and Chiad were with her.
    2. WH,Ch6 - Sulin reports to Perrin that Faile, Alliandre, Maighdin, Bain, Chiad, Arrela and Lacile were taken as gai'shain by the Shaido.
  7. In Crossroads of Twilight
    1. CoT,Ch5 - Perrin forces himself to keep in mind Chiad and the other captives as well as Faile.
  8. In Knife of Dreams
    1. KoD,Ch26 - Gaul joins the sortie entering Malden via the aqueduct so he can be the first to reach Chiad.
    2. KoD,Ch28 - Bain tells Faile to tell Gaul that Chiad is gai'shain to Manderic.
    3. KoD,Ch30 - After the battle, Gaul goes to search for Chiad. He does not care about Bain. Elyas accompanies him.

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