King Tharan Arvedui "The Strong"

(733-947/2) Tharan Arvedui; known as "the Strong," was a leader of the Arvedui Clan who founded the ancient Dwarven nation of Khûrzhad in the Cairn Mountains in the year 880/2.

Tharan's family continued to rule from the capital of Orthan Feyr until the year 884/3, when a terrible earthquake called the Great Rift, completely destroyed the city, and plunged it into the Sea of Ralas.