|Other names||Calad-glass/Valcalina (S/Q, fn)|
Naegnesteth/Nwalmatuitalë (S/Q, mn)
|Language||Sindarin and Westron|
|Birth||T.A. 1 |
|House||House of Finwë|
|Height||5'11" (180 cm)|
Gwend-estel is a Hannamenel. She is among the elves to remain in during the first two centuries of the as she refused to sail to without her husband, who had yet to complete his aid in the cleanup after the .and the wife of
Gwend-estel is a cheerful, energetic, and optimistic individual, and is often a source of positive inspiration or reassurance. Some describe that her presence alone is enough to ease physical and emotional pain. During times of war, she is usually one to tend the wounded, although she will take up arms if she must defend herself or those in need of protection. In her spare time, Gwend-estel enjoys singing, and often does so alongside her husband, Hannamenel.
Gwend-estel consists of thewords gwend ("maiden") and estel ("hope"), with the entire name meaning "maiden of hope." Gwend-estel is her , and is what she is most widely known as.
Heris Calad-glass (from calad = "light" and glass = "joy") in Sindarin and Valcalina ("light of happiness") in .
Heris Naegnesteth (from naeg = "pain" and nesteth = "healer") in Sindarin and Nwalmatuitalë (from nwalma = "pain" and tuitalë = "easement") in Quenya.