Character Glossary G
From Tar Valon Library
Author: Atarah al'Norahn
Gabrelle: An Aes Sedai of the Brown Ajah; she is aligned with Elaida’s Aes Sedai. She is one of the Aes Sedai sent to the Black Tower, where she is bonded by Logain.
Gaffin: A Shienaran man who knows Renald Fanwar.
Gaidal Cain: A historical character; he is a Hero of the Horn and Birgitte’s lover.
Gainor Furlan: A man from Remen, Altara. He owns the inn Wayland’s Forge.
Galadedrid Damodred: An Andoran and Cairhienin nobleman. His mother is Tigraine Mantear, his father is Taringail Damodred, and his half-siblings are Elayne and Gawyn Trakand. He becomes a Whitecloak and then Lord Captain Commander after killing Eamon Valda in single combat and swears to follow Perrin until the Last Battle is done.
Galbrait: The leader of the Ayyad
Galina Casban: An Aes Sedai of the Red Ajah; she is aligned with Elaida’s Aes Sedai. She is also a Darkfriend, and both the Highest of the Red Ajah and second in command for the Black Ajah. She is captured by the Shaido Aiel and taken back to the Aiel Waste.
Gallanha: A woman in Shienar, married to Thulin.
Galldrian su Riatin Rie: The former King of Cairhien. He was killed by Thom Merrilin.
Gamel Loune: A Seanchan soldier. He is a Banner-General.
Gann: A Hunter of the Horn.
Garam: A historical character; he lived after the Breaking of the World. He allowed the Aiel to dig wells on his father’s land.
Garamund: A Saldaean noble and one of Graendal's pets who is killed when Natrin's Barrow is destroyed.
Garan: An Aiel man of the Jhirad sept of the Goshien Aiel.
Gareth Bryne: A man from Andor. He was the Captain-General of Morgase Trakand’s Queen’s Guards, as well as her First Prince of the Sword and lover. He is now in charge of the army of the Salidar Aes Sedai and bonded to Siuan Sanche, who he intends to marry someday
Garfin: A one armed Illianer who taught Androl
Garken: An old man in Hinderstap killed by Barlden on the first night the village fell to the madness. He got better.
Garlvan: One of Norlesh and Metalan's children that we see in Aviendha's visions of the future
Garon Burlow: A man from Dorlan, outside of Tar Valon. He is the mayor.
Gaul: An Aiel man of the Imran sept of the Shaarad Aiel. He is of the Stone Dogs society. He travels with Perrin and now has both Bain and Chias as his gai'shain
Gavid: A Crossbowman in the Band of the Red Hand
Gawyn Trakand: An Andoran lord, the son of Morgase and Taringail Damodred, Elayne’s full brother and Galad’s half-brother. He was in charge of the Younglings, a group of men who support Elaida as Amyrlin before abandoning them when he heard Egwene was captured. He is nobded to her and promised to her in marriage.
Gearan: A historical character; he lived after the Breaking of the World and was one of the Jenn Aiel.
Gelarna: An Aes Sedai of the Yellow Ajah who sided with Elaida during the split.
Gelen: A leader in the Deathwatch Guard.
Geleni: A Shienaran farm hand.
Gendar: A man from Mayene. He is a thief-catcher. He travels with Berelain when she accompanies Perrin to Ghealdan.
Geofram Bornhald: A man from Tarabon. He is a Whitecloak who held the rank of Lord Captain. He was killed by the Seanchan.
Georg Tazanovni: A boy from Kandor. He was the brother of Pevara Tazanovni. He and his family, with the exception of Pevara, were killed by Darkfriends.
Gera: A woman who works as a cook for the Salidar Aes Sedai.
Gerard Arganda: A man from Ghealdan. He is Alliandre’s First Captain. He accompanies her when she travels with Perrin.
Gerisch: A banner general in the Seanchan army
Gerra Kishar: A historical character; she was an Amyrlin Seat raised from the Gray Ajah.
Get Ayliah: A man from the Two Rivers, Andor. He travels with Perrin when he leaves the Two Rivers.
Get Eldin: A man from the Two Rivers, Andor.
Gharadin: An Aiel man of the Shaido clan. He is a gai’shain.
Ghoetam: A historical and/or fictional character; he sat beneath Avendesora for forty years.
Gilber: A Saldaean quartermaster who worked under Bashere.
Gilda: A woman who lives in Caemlyn, Andor. She works at the Queen’s Blessing inn.
Gilgame: A man whose advice Lews Therin did not take
Gille: A woman from Seanchan. She is a damane. She is killed during the battle between the Seanchan and Rand’s forces.
Gillin: A woman who works in Valan Luca’s menagerie.
Gitara Moroso: An Aes Sedai of the Blue Ajah and Tamra Ospenya’s first Keeper of the Chronicles. She had the talent of Foretelling, and died Foretelling that the Dragon had been reborn.
Glimmer: A horse ridden by Elayne
Goemal: A fictional character made up by Min.
Gokhan: A member of the Low blood sentenced to death by Tuon and reprieved at Min's insistence.
Gomanes: A Whitecloak. He is killed, likely by Padan Fain.
Gorderan: A man from Tear. He ws a member of the Band of the Red Hand, killed by the gholam outside Caemlyn
Gorenellin: A man from Malkier. He worked as a merchant before leaving his home to follow Lan.
Gorin Rogad: A man from Illian; he was a false Dragon who was burned alive.
Graeger: A farmer, Almen's brother in law, killed by a Bubble of Evil.
Graendal: One of the Forsaken; her name before turning to the Shadow was Kamarile Maradim Nindar. After being released from the Bore, she made Arad Doman her base of power. Her home was destroyed by balefire while she was believed to be inside, though she actually escaped. She has been given to Shaidar Haran
Grayor Fenn: A boy from the Two Rivers with Perrin
Green Man: One of the Nym, created by Aes Sedai in the Age of Legends. He looked after the Eye of the World, and died killing Balthamel.
Gregana: A sul'dam that briefly captured Adelorna before being killed by Egwene in a blast of fire.
Gregorin Panar den Lushenos: A man from Illian; he is one of the Council of Nine. He is now Rand’s steward in Illian and has been communicating with Egwene.
Guaire Amalasan: A historical character; he lived during the end of the Free Years and was a false Dragon. He was gentled.
Gueyam: One of the High Lords of Tear. Min has a viewing that he will die in battle.
Gueye Arabah: A soldier from Seanchan.
Gufrin: A Sergeant with the Band who tells Mat the Aes Sedai have returned.
Guisin: An Aes Sedai of undetermined Ajah; she is aligned with the rebels. She is captured by the Seanchan and turned into a damane.
Gurat: A soldier from Seanchan.
Gwil Nermasiv: A Hunter of the Horn. He is the brother of Areina Nermasiv.
Gwil: A man from the Two Rivers in Andor. He is a friend of Perrin’s who works in his and Faile’s manor.
Gyldan: A likely fictional character. In Egwene’s Accepted test, she appears as an Aes Sedai of the Red and Black Ajahs who will aid in turning Egwene to the Dark One.