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==Appearance and Character==
 
==Appearance and Character==
 
:''See also: [[:Category:Images of Edric Dayne|Images of Edric Dayne]]''
 
:''See also: [[:Category:Images of Edric Dayne|Images of Edric Dayne]]''
At the time of ''[[A Storm of Swords]]'', Edric is twelve years old.{{ref|ASOS|Appendix}} He is described as having pale blond hair and dark blue eyes that appear purple.{{Ref|aSoS|34}} He is shy and good natured.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
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At the time of ''[[A Storm of Swords]]'', Edric is twelve years old.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}{{ref|ASOS|Appendix}} He is described as having pale blond hair, and dark blue eyes that appear purple.{{Ref|aSoS|43}} He is shy and good-natured, and very polite. He has never killed anyone.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
Edric was born at [[Starfall]] in [[Dorne]] to Lord Dayne and his wife. Edric's mother did not have enough milk for him when he was born, so he was [[wet nurse|nursed]] by a woman named [[Wylla]], the alleged mother of [[Jon Snow]]. When Edric was seven, his aunt [[Allyria Dayne|Allyria]] was betrothed to Lord [[Beric Dondarrion]], with whom Edric went to [[Blackhaven]] to serve as a page. At ten, Lord Beric raised Edric to squire. He once won a prize riding at rings.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
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Edric was born at [[Starfall]], in [[Dorne]], to Lord Dayne and his wife. Edric's mother did not have enough milk for him when he was born, so he was [[wet nurse|nursed]] by [[Wylla]], House Dayne's servant.{{Ref|aSoS|43}} At some point, Edric was told that Wylla was the mother of [[Eddard Stark]]'s [[bastard]], [[Jon Snow]]. When Edric was seven, his aunt [[Allyria Dayne|Allyria]] was betrothed to Lord [[Beric Dondarrion]], and Edric went to [[Blackhaven]] with Lord Beric to serve as his page. At ten, Edric was raised to squire. He once won a prize riding at rings.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
  
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[[File:Edric Dayne Dimitri Bielak.jpg|thumb|300px|Edric Dayne by Dimitri Bielak © FFG]]
 
==Recent Events==
 
==Recent Events==
 
===''A Game of Thrones''===
 
===''A Game of Thrones''===
[[File:Fallen and reborn by jenzee.jpg|thumb|300px|House Dayne Retainers by Jen Zee ©]]<!-- if confirmed i'd moved it to the infobox-->Edric is at the [[Hand's tourney]] in [[King's Landing]] where he sees Lord [[Eddard Stark]]. As Lord [[Beric Dondarrion]]'s squire, Edric is part of the force sent by Eddard to the [[riverlands]] to apprehend Ser [[Gregor Clegane]]. After they are ambushed in the [[battle at the Mummer's Ford]], Edric pulls the dying Beric out of the river and stands over the body while the battle rages around them.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
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Edric is at the [[Hand's tourney]] in [[King's Landing]], where he sees Lord [[Eddard Stark]]. Edric wants to go and speak with him, but he does not know what to say. He also sees [[Sansa Stark]] at the tourney, when Ser [[Loras Tyrell]] gives her a rose.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
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As Lord [[Beric Dondarrion]]'s squire, Edric is part of the force sent by Eddard to the [[riverlands]] to apprehend Ser [[Gregor Clegane]].{{ref|agot|43}} After the force is ambushed in the [[battle at the Mummer's Ford]], Edric pulls the dying Beric out of the river and stands over the body while the battle rages around them.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
  
 
[[File:Edric Dayne.jpg|thumb|Edric Dayne, by Mustamirri ©]]
 
[[File:Edric Dayne.jpg|thumb|Edric Dayne, by Mustamirri ©]]
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===''A Clash of Kings''===
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Edric continues to squire for the revived Lord Beric, who establishes the [[brotherhood without banners]]. They move throughout the riverlands, fighting to protect [[smallfolk]] from the [[War of the Five Kings]].
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===''A Storm of Swords''===
 
===''A Storm of Swords''===
Lord Edric continues to squire for the revived Lord Beric, who establishes the [[brotherhood without banners]]. They move throughout the riverlands, fighting to protect [[smallfolk]] from the [[War of the Five Kings]]. Ned fights alongside Beric during the [[battle at the burning septry]].{{ref|ASOS|39}} In their time in the brotherhood, Edric befriends [[Arya Stark]], to whom he reveals that he and [[Jon Snow]] are milk brothers; that is, they were both nursed by the same woman, [[Wylla]], who had been in service to the [[House Dayne|Daynes]] for some years.{{fact}}
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When [[Arya Stark]] is taken by the brotherhood, she sees that Lord Beric has a young squire named Ned, who helps remove his breastplate. She is unnerved by hearing the name "Ned", the same as her father's. Ned brings Beric his sword, surcoat, and shield before he fights a duel with [[Sandor Clegane]]. After Beric is killed during the duel, [[Thoros of Myr]] has Ned help him with Beric's body before he revives him.{{ref|ASOS|34}} Ned fights alongside Beric during the [[battle at the burning septry]].{{ref|ASOS|39}}  
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Ned attempts to befriend Arya, though she is wary, and her friend [[Gendry]] is scornful of their interactions. He tells her that he saw her [[Eddard Stark|father]] and sister [[Sansa Stark|sister]] at the [[Hand's tourney]]. Ned tells Arya that he and and her half-brother [[Jon Snow]] are [[milk brother]]s; that is, his wetnurse [[Wylla]], who has been a servant of [[House Dayne|his family]] for many years, is Jon Snow's mother, and swears that this is true on the honor of his house.{{Ref|aSoS|43}} When Arya asks who he is, Ned reveals he is Lord Edric Dayne. Ned also tells Arya about his family, about how his aunt [[Ashara Dayne|Ashara]] committed suicide over her broken heart. He is surprised that Eddard Stark never spoke of her. He hesitantly tells Arya that his aunt [[Allyria Dayne|Allyria]] told him that Ashara and Eddard fell in love at the [[tourney at Harrenhal]]. Arya is upset to hear that her father might have loved someone besides her mother [[Catelyn Stark|Catelyn]], and though Edric tries to apologize, she does not want to hear it.{{Ref|aSoS|43}}
  
 
===''A Feast for Crows''===
 
===''A Feast for Crows''===
After Beric's final death, Edric and a part of Beric's band apparently go their separate way from those who chose to follow the resurrected, vengeful [[Lady Stoneheart]].{{ref|AFFC|Appendix}}
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After Beric's final death, Edric and a part of Beric's band apparently go their separate ways from those who chose to follow the resurrected, vengeful [[Lady Stoneheart]].{{ref|AFFC|Appendix}}
  
 
==Family==
 
==Family==

Revision as of 08:03, 15 April 2018

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Edric Dayne
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Edric Dayne, by Rae Lavergne©

Alias Ned
Title Lord of Starfall
Allegiance House Dayne
Brotherhood without banners
Culture Dornishmen
Born In 287 AC[1], at Starfall[2]
Book(s) A Game of Thrones (appendix)
A Clash of Kings (appendix)
A Storm of Swords (appears)
A Feast for Crows (appendix)
A Dance with Dragons (appendix)

Lord Edric Dayne, also known as Ned, is the Lord of Starfall and head of House Dayne. His father, whose name is unknown, was the elder brother of Ser Arthur, Lady Ashara, and Lady Allyria Dayne.

Appearance and Character

See also: Images of Edric Dayne

At the time of A Storm of Swords, Edric is twelve years old.[3][4] He is described as having pale blond hair, and dark blue eyes that appear purple.[3] He is shy and good-natured, and very polite. He has never killed anyone.[3]

History

Edric was born at Starfall, in Dorne, to Lord Dayne and his wife. Edric's mother did not have enough milk for him when he was born, so he was nursed by Wylla, House Dayne's servant.[3] At some point, Edric was told that Wylla was the mother of Eddard Stark's bastard, Jon Snow. When Edric was seven, his aunt Allyria was betrothed to Lord Beric Dondarrion, and Edric went to Blackhaven with Lord Beric to serve as his page. At ten, Edric was raised to squire. He once won a prize riding at rings.[3]

Edric Dayne by Dimitri Bielak © FFG

Recent Events

A Game of Thrones

Edric is at the Hand's tourney in King's Landing, where he sees Lord Eddard Stark. Edric wants to go and speak with him, but he does not know what to say. He also sees Sansa Stark at the tourney, when Ser Loras Tyrell gives her a rose.[3]

As Lord Beric Dondarrion's squire, Edric is part of the force sent by Eddard to the riverlands to apprehend Ser Gregor Clegane.[5] After the force is ambushed in the battle at the Mummer's Ford, Edric pulls the dying Beric out of the river and stands over the body while the battle rages around them.[3]

Edric Dayne, by Mustamirri ©

A Clash of Kings

Edric continues to squire for the revived Lord Beric, who establishes the brotherhood without banners. They move throughout the riverlands, fighting to protect smallfolk from the War of the Five Kings.

A Storm of Swords

When Arya Stark is taken by the brotherhood, she sees that Lord Beric has a young squire named Ned, who helps remove his breastplate. She is unnerved by hearing the name "Ned", the same as her father's. Ned brings Beric his sword, surcoat, and shield before he fights a duel with Sandor Clegane. After Beric is killed during the duel, Thoros of Myr has Ned help him with Beric's body before he revives him.[6] Ned fights alongside Beric during the battle at the burning septry.[7]

Ned attempts to befriend Arya, though she is wary, and her friend Gendry is scornful of their interactions. He tells her that he saw her father and sister sister at the Hand's tourney. Ned tells Arya that he and and her half-brother Jon Snow are milk brothers; that is, his wetnurse Wylla, who has been a servant of his family for many years, is Jon Snow's mother, and swears that this is true on the honor of his house.[3] When Arya asks who he is, Ned reveals he is Lord Edric Dayne. Ned also tells Arya about his family, about how his aunt Ashara committed suicide over her broken heart. He is surprised that Eddard Stark never spoke of her. He hesitantly tells Arya that his aunt Allyria told him that Ashara and Eddard fell in love at the tourney at Harrenhal. Arya is upset to hear that her father might have loved someone besides her mother Catelyn, and though Edric tries to apologize, she does not want to hear it.[3]

A Feast for Crows

After Beric's final death, Edric and a part of Beric's band apparently go their separate ways from those who chose to follow the resurrected, vengeful Lady Stoneheart.[8]

Family

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Unknown Dayne
 
Unknown
wife
 
Arthur
 
Ashara
 
Allyria
 
 
Gerold
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Edric
 


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