Mother of Elrond and Elros. Elwing was born in Middle-earth on a starry night around the year 503 of the First Age. She had two older brothers, Elured and Elurin. Her father was Dior and her mother was Nimloth. Nimloth was an Elf but Dior was of mixed heritage. His father Beren was a Man and his mother Luthien was the daughter of Thingol, the Elvenking of Doriath, and Melian, a Maia from the Undying Lands. Elwing was considered one of the Half-elven, or Peredhil.