Lord Wyl (conquest of Dorne)

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Title Lord of Wyl
Allegiance House Wyl
Culture Dornishmen
Book The World of Ice & Fire (mentioned)

Lord Wyl was the Lord of Wyl and the head of House Wyl during the Conquest of Dorne. His given name is unknown.


After the death of King Daeron I Targaryen in Dorne under a peace banner, Prince Aemon the Dragonknight was imprisoned by Lord Wyl in a cage. King Baelor I Targaryen tried to obtain Aemon's release during his journey to Sunspear, but Lord Wyl refused. After negotiating peace with the Prince of Dorne, Baelor found that Aemon's cage was now suspended over a pit of vipers. Lord Wyl obeyed the king's command to release the Dragonknight from captivity, but gave the key to Baelor instead of having his men open the cage. The Wyls are said to have wagered upon the Targaryen cousins' chances during their successful escape from the pit of venomous snakes.[1]


  1. The World of Ice & Fire, The Targaryen Kings: Baelor I.
Last known title holder:
Walter Wyl
Lord of Wyl Unknown