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* [[ManipulativeBastard Manipulative Bitch]]: Especially toward Perrin for most of the series.

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* [[ManipulativeBastard Manipulative Bitch]]: Especially toward Perrin for most of the series.series, and has a long history of it towards the High Lords of Tear (in ''that'' case, for noble reasons).



* ReallyGetsAround: Subverted. Everyone in-universe ''assumes'' she does, not least because she herself invokes it liberally for her own (or rather, her country's) ends (see TheVamp below), but she claims to Perrin to have only actually slept with two men before, which seems plausible given that, contrary to a lot of people's assumptions about her, her use of her sex appeal is usually purely calculating.



* TheVamp: A lot of her political maneuvering and dealmaking in Tear apparently involved sex, or least implied promises of sex.

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* TheVamp: A heroic example. A lot of her political maneuvering and dealmaking in Tear apparently involved sex, or least implied promises of sex.sex (see above) - which is a good way to compensate for being the ruler of a tiny country with little economic power and still less military power.


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[[folder:Creator]][[folder:The Creator]]



* GodsHandsAreTied / ObstructiveCodeOfConduct: Does not directly intervene to set the course of the pattern, apparently preferring to use mortal champions. It's unknown whether the Creator ''cannot'' or ''chooses'' not to interfere.

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* GodsHandsAreTied / ObstructiveCodeOfConduct: GodsHandsAreTied: Does not directly intervene to set the course of the pattern, apparently preferring to use mortal champions. It's unknown whether the Creator ''cannot'' or ''chooses'' not to interfere.



* PowersThatBe

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* %%* PowersThatBe



* OfferedTheCrown: [[spoiler:When he niece Tenobia dies in the Battle for Tarwin's Gap, he has the best claim for the throne of Saldaea. However, he tells his men to forestall talk about the throne until ''after'' the Last Battle so that there will actually be a Saldaea to protect.]]

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* OfferedTheCrown: [[spoiler:When he his niece Tenobia dies in the Battle for Tarwin's Gap, he has the best claim for the throne of Saldaea. However, he tells his men to forestall talk about the throne until ''after'' the Last Battle so that there will actually be a Saldaea to protect.]]



* StrawmanPolitical: Of Communism. To a certain degree, as he forcibly redistributes everything in the territories he controls without any apparent regard for whether this is actually helpful to anyone. TruthInTelevision, as such proto-communist collectivisms were a common fixture in real historical millenial religious movements, such as the Taiping Rebellion in China or the most extreme branches of the Protestant Reformation.

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* StrawmanPolitical: Of Communism. To a certain degree, as he forcibly redistributes everything in the territories he controls without any apparent regard for whether this is actually helpful to anyone. TruthInTelevision, as such proto-communist collectivisms were a common fixture in real historical millenial snake person religious movements, such as the Taiping Rebellion in China or the most extreme branches of the Protestant Reformation.

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* CharacterDevelopment: Her big epiphany during her time as a prisoner is that, as a noblewoman, she has to be on the front lines ''leading'' her followers rather than sitting back and making them do all of the work.


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* SecretKeeper: Only she and her ''cha Faile'' know what happened to Masema after the Battle of Malden, promising to never tell Perrin.


* YouShallNotPass: Two CrowningMomentOfAwesome examples. One even happens entirely off-page.

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* YouShallNotPass: Two CrowningMomentOfAwesome examples.times. One even happens entirely off-page.


* AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: His heroics in the Third Age allow him to ascend to the Heroes of the Horn posthumously.]]

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* AscendToAHigherPlaneOfExistence: His heroics in the Third Age allow him to ascend to the Heroes of the Horn posthumously.]]


* StalkerWithACrush: Gains one in Rolan. Gets worse when he saves her from AttemptedRape and she realizes she needs his protection for herself and her followers, and might need him to escape ([[spoiler: in the end she doesn't]]).

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* StalkerWithACrush: Gains one in Rolan. Gets worse when he saves her from AttemptedRape and she realizes she needs his protection for herself and her followers, and might need him to escape ([[spoiler: in ([[spoiler:in the end she doesn't]]).


!'''Berelain sur Paendrag Paeron'''
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-->No, not beautiful, ''gorgeous''. Lustrous black hair streamed down past her neck; it seemed to shine. She wore a red gown, thin enough to accentuate her form and deeply cut enough to expsose swelling bosom. And those eyes. So dark, with long beautiful lashes.

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!'''Berelain !!Berelain sur Paendrag Paeron'''
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-->No,
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->''No,
not beautiful, ''gorgeous''.'''gorgeous'''. Lustrous black hair streamed down past her neck; it seemed to shine. She wore a red gown, thin enough to accentuate her form and deeply cut enough to expsose swelling bosom. And those eyes. So dark, with long beautiful lashes.
lashes.''



* TheBeautifulElite: Frequently described in this way

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* TheBeautifulElite: Frequently described in this wayway.



!'''The Creator'''

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!'''The Creator'''
!!The Creator



!'''Davram t'Ghaline Bashere'''

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!'''Davram !!Davram t'Ghaline Bashere'''
Bashere



!'''Elyas Machera / Long Tooth'''

--> At least he was not a Trolloc, but he was the strangest fellow Perrin had ever seen. For one thing, his clothes all seemed to be made from animal skins, with the fur still on, even his boots and the old, flat-topped round cap on his head. His cloak was a crazy quilt of rabbit and squirrel; his trousers appeared to be made from the long haired hide of a brown and white goat.

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!'''Elyas !!Elyas Machera / Long Tooth'''

--> At
Tooth
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->''At
least he was not a Trolloc, but he was the strangest fellow Perrin had ever seen. For one thing, his clothes all seemed to be made from animal skins, with the fur still on, even his boots and the old, flat-topped round cap on his head. His cloak was a crazy quilt of rabbit and squirrel; his trousers appeared to be made from the long haired hide of a brown and white goat.
goat.''



!'''Zarine Bashere/Zarine ni Bashere t'Aybara/Faile'''
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--> "So there I have an Aes Sedai, a Warder and an Ogier - and you. A countryman, by first look at you. Only you free a caged Aielman, hold a long talk with him, then help him chop a dozen Whitecloaks into sausage. I assume you do this regularly; you certainly looked like it was nothing out of the ordinary for you. I scent something strange in a party of travelers such as yours. and strange trails are what Hunters look for."

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!'''Zarine !!Zarine Bashere/Zarine ni Bashere t'Aybara/Faile'''
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--> "So
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->''"So
there I have an Aes Sedai, a Warder and an Ogier - and you. A countryman, by first look at you. Only you free a caged Aielman, hold a long talk with him, then help him chop a dozen Whitecloaks into sausage. I assume you do this regularly; you certainly looked like it was nothing out of the ordinary for you. I scent something strange in a party of travelers such as yours. and strange trails are what Hunters look for."
"''



!'''The Finn (Eelfinn and Aelfinn)'''

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!'''The !!The Finn (Eelfinn and Aelfinn)'''
Aelfinn)
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!'''Gareth Bryne'''
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!'''Gareth Bryne'''
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!!Gareth Bryne
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!'''Hopper'''

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!'''Hopper'''
!!Hopper



!'''Loial son of Arent son of Halan'''
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--> "I wish you humans wouldn't do that. So few of you remember us. It's our own fault, I suppose. Not many of us have gone out among men since the shadow fell on the ways."

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!'''Loial son !!Loial Son of Arent son Son of Halan'''
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--> "I
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->''"I
wish you humans wouldn't do that. So few of you remember us. It's our own fault, I suppose. Not many of us have gone out among men since the shadow fell on the ways."
"''



!'''Masema Dagar'''

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!'''Masema Dagar'''
!!Masema Dagar



!'''Elmindreda "Min" Farshaw'''
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--> "She says I see pieces of the pattern. Sounds too grand, to me. I just see things when I look at people, and sometimes I know what they mean. I look at a man and a woman who've never even talked to one another, and I know they'll marry. And they do. That sort of thing. She wanted me to look at you. All of you together."

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!'''Elmindreda !!Elmindreda "Min" Farshaw'''
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--> "She
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->''"She
says I see pieces of the pattern. Sounds too grand, to me. I just see things when I look at people, and sometimes I know what they mean. I look at a man and a woman who've never even talked to one another, and I know they'll marry. And they do. That sort of thing. She wanted me to look at you. All of you together."
"''



!'''Noal Charin ([[spoiler:a.k.a. Jain 'Farstrider' Charin]])'''

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!'''Noal !!Noal Charin ([[spoiler:a.k.a. Jain 'Farstrider' Charin]])'''
Charin]])



!'''Olver'''

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!'''Olver'''
!!Olver



!'''Rodel Ituralde'''

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!'''Rodel Ituralde'''
!!Rodel Ituralde



!'''Talmanes Delovinde'''

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!'''Talmanes Delovinde'''
!!Talmanes Delovinde



!'''Thomdril "Thom" Merrilin'''
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--> A man who, it was said, could play the Game of Houses in his sleep. It is a shame that such a man calls himself a simple gleeman. But such arrogance to keep the same name.

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!'''Thomdril !!Thomdril "Thom" Merrilin'''
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--> A
org/pmwiki/pub/images/wot_card_teasers_3_thom_by_reddera_d3i4wpj.jpg]]

->''"A
man who, it was said, could play the Game of Houses in his sleep. It is a shame that such a man calls himself a simple gleeman. But such arrogance to keep the same name.
"''

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[[center: [-[[Characters/TheWheelOfTime Main Character Index]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTaveren Ta'veren]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeOthersFromTheTwoRivers Others from the Two Rivers]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeRoyalLineOfAndor Royal Line of Andor]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTheWhiteTower The White Tower]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTheBlackTower The Black Tower]] | '''Independent Characters''' | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTheAiel The Aiel]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTheWhitecloaks The Whitecloaks]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeSeanchan Seanchan]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeHeroesOfTheHorn The Heroes of the Horn]] | [[Characters/TheWheelOfTimeTheShadowAndDarkfriends The Shadow & Darkfriends]] ]]-]

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* StrangledByTheRedString: [[{{In-Universe}} This is how she views it.]] She saw a vision of her falling in love with Rand in book 1, and spent the next book complaining about it. She first expresses attraction to Rand near the end of Book 2, but at the beginning of Book 3 is PutOnABus by Moiraine. That bus arrives at The White Tower at the beginning of Book 4, where she stays (essentially) until arriving at Rand's location at Book 6. TheirFirstTime is SexForSolace. (She even ''describes'' it as "comforting each other," with Rand giving her "IsThatWhatTheyreCallingItNow" eyebrows.)

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* StrangledByTheRedString: [[{{In-Universe}} This InUniverse, this is how she views it.]] it. She saw a vision of her falling in love with Rand in book 1, and spent the next book complaining about it. She first expresses attraction to Rand near the end of Book 2, but at the beginning of Book 3 is PutOnABus by Moiraine. That bus arrives at The White Tower at the beginning of Book 4, where she stays (essentially) until arriving at Rand's location at Book 6. TheirFirstTime is SexForSolace. (She even ''describes'' it as "comforting each other," with Rand giving her "IsThatWhatTheyreCallingItNow" eyebrows.)


"The Snakes and the Foxes", these extredimensional beings live in the EldritchLocation through the Tower of Ghenjei. The Aelfinn answer three questions, whereas the Eelfinn grant three wishes, each of these counting as PowerAtAPrice. Although they come into contact with several people over the course of the series, the Finn are most connected to Mat Cauthon, due to him visiting twice at least before StormingTheCastle in Book 13.

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"The Snakes and the Foxes", these extredimensional extradimensional beings live in the EldritchLocation through the Tower of Ghenjei. The Aelfinn answer three questions, whereas the Eelfinn grant three wishes, each of these counting as PowerAtAPrice. Although they come into contact with several people over the course of the series, the Finn are most connected to Mat Cauthon, due to him visiting twice at least before StormingTheCastle in Book 13.


* {{Patronymic}}: "Loial son of Arent son of Halan."


"The Snakes and the Foxes", these extredimensional beings live in the EldritchLocation through the Tower of Ghenjei. The Aelfinn answer three questions, whereas the Eelfinn grant three wishes, each of these counting as PowerAtAPrice. Although they come into contact with several people over the course of the series, the Finn are most connected to Mat Cauthon, due to him visiting twice [[spoiler:at least before StormingTheCastle in Book 13]].

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"The Snakes and the Foxes", these extredimensional beings live in the EldritchLocation through the Tower of Ghenjei. The Aelfinn answer three questions, whereas the Eelfinn grant three wishes, each of these counting as PowerAtAPrice. Although they come into contact with several people over the course of the series, the Finn are most connected to Mat Cauthon, due to him visiting twice [[spoiler:at at least before StormingTheCastle in Book 13]].13.



* AnAxeToGrind
* BadassBookworm

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* %%* AnAxeToGrind
%%* BadassBookworm
* BadassBookwormBewareTheNiceOnes: "To anger the Ogier and bring mountains down on your head." Does that mean that one's as impossible as the other, or as dangerous? [[MathematiciansAnswer Yes.]] [[spoiler:This is brought up in a brief passage in ''A Memory of Light''; the [[CurbstompBattle Ogier utterly butcher Trollocs]] while Galad and other Whitecloaks look on in shock. Loial even leads the attack and likens the fight to killing weeds.]]
* TheBusCameBack: In Book 14, having succeeded.



* GentleGiant
** BewareTheNiceOnes: "To anger the Ogier and bring mountains down on your head." Does that mean that one's as impossible as the other, or as dangerous? [[MathematiciansAnswer Yes.]] [[spoiler:This is brought up in a brief passage in ''A Memory of Light''; the [[CurbstompBattle Ogier utterly butcher Trollocs]] while Galad and other Whitecloaks look on in shock. Loial even leads the attack and likens the fight to killing weeds.]]

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* GentleGiant
** BewareTheNiceOnes: "To anger the Ogier and bring mountains down on your head." Does that mean that one's as impossible as the other, or as dangerous? [[MathematiciansAnswer Yes.]] [[spoiler:This is brought up in a brief passage in ''A Memory of Light''; the [[CurbstompBattle Ogier utterly butcher Trollocs]] while Galad and other Whitecloaks look on in shock. Loial even leads the attack and likens the fight to killing weeds.]]
%%* GentleGiant



** TheBusCameBack: In Book 14, having succeeded.



* AntiVillain: Type III. He honestly thinks he's following the word of the Dragon Reborn.

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* AntiVillain: Type III. He honestly thinks he's following the word of the Dragon Reborn.



* [[StrawmanPolitical Straw Communist]]: To a certain degree, as he forcibly redistributes everything in the territories he controls without any apparent regard for whether this is actually helpful to anyone. TruthInTelevision, as such proto-communist collectivisms were a common fixture in real historical millenial religious movements, such as the Taiping Rebellion in China or the most extreme branches of the Protestant Reformation.

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* [[StrawmanPolitical Straw Communist]]: StrawmanPolitical: Of Communism. To a certain degree, as he forcibly redistributes everything in the territories he controls without any apparent regard for whether this is actually helpful to anyone. TruthInTelevision, as such proto-communist collectivisms were a common fixture in real historical millenial religious movements, such as the Taiping Rebellion in China or the most extreme branches of the Protestant Reformation.



An old man who follows Mat and the Band of the Red Hand for some time, Noal is the cousin of the famous author and traveler Jain "Farstrider" Charin. [[spoiler:In truth, he ''is'' Jain, trying to atone for what is implied to be time as a Darkfriend.]]

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An old man who follows Mat and the Band of the Red Hand for some time, Noal is the cousin of the famous author and traveler Jain "Farstrider" Charin. [[spoiler:In In truth, he ''is'' Jain, trying to atone for what is implied to be time as a Darkfriend.]]



* BadassGrandpa



* CoolOldGuy

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* %%* CoolOldGuy



** RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:He had previously been Compelled by both Ishamael and Graendal.]]
** SenselessSacrifice: [[spoiler:He sacrifices himself to help Mat and the others get back to the room with the portal, but it turns out Mat had the means to escape the labyrinth the whole time.]]

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** * RedemptionEqualsDeath: [[spoiler:He had previously been Compelled by both Ishamael and Graendal.]]
** * SenselessSacrifice: [[spoiler:He sacrifices himself to help Mat and the others get back to the room with the portal, but it turns out Mat had the means to escape the labyrinth the whole time.]]



* TagalongKid

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* %%* TagalongKid



* BaldOfAwesome

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* %%* BaldOfAwesome


Introduced into the story as a Hunter for the Horn, she becomes Perrin's LoveInterest [[spoiler:and later, his wife]]. She is described as taller than average, with long, dark hair, tilted eyes, and a prominent "Saldaean nose". Her real first name is Zarine, and she is the daughter of General Davram Bashere, commander-in-chief of Saldaea's armies, and cousin to Queen Tenobia.

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Introduced into the story as a Hunter for the Horn, she becomes Perrin's LoveInterest [[spoiler:and and later, his wife]].wife. She is described as taller than average, with long, dark hair, tilted eyes, and a prominent "Saldaean nose". Her real first name is Zarine, and she is the daughter of General Davram Bashere, commander-in-chief of Saldaea's armies, and cousin to Queen Tenobia.


* BadassInCharge: Leader of the Saldaean military.



** BadassGrandpa: He's getting gray hair.
** BadassInCharge: Leader of the Saldaean military.

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