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| Current_Lord = Lord [[Harmen Uller]]
 
| Current_Lord = Lord [[Harmen Uller]]
 
| Region = [[Dorne]]
 
| Region = [[Dorne]]
| Title = Lord of Hellhot
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| Title = Lord of Hellholt
 
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| Overlord = [[House Martell]]
 
| Overlord = [[House Martell]]
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'''House Uller of Hellholt''' is one of the great noble houses in [[Dorne]]. The Ullers have their keep in the middle of the Dornish desert, and are reputed to be impulsive and unpredictable. There's a saying in Dorne that goes ''"Half of the Ullers are half-mad, and the other half are worse."''<ref>[[A Feast for Crows]], [[A Feast for Crows-Chapter 40|Chapter 40]], The Princess in the Tower</ref>
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'''House Uller of Hellholt''' is one of the great noble houses in [[Dorne]]. Their keep, the [[Hellholt]], is in the middle of the Dornish desert, and they are reputed to be impulsive and unpredictable. A Dornish saying is "Half of the Ullers are half-mad, and the other half are worse."{{ref|AFFC|40}}
 
 
Their arms are rayonne yellow over crimson.<ref>[[A Storm of Swords]], [[A Storm of Swords-Chapter 38|Chapter 38]], Tyrion</ref><ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/9/ Houses from Dorne]</ref> According to a semi-canon source, the Hellholt has been named after an event in which unwelcome visitors to the castle were locked up and burned to death<ref>[http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Entry/House_Uller/ The Citadel: Heraldry — House Uller of Hellholt]</ref>. The motto of the house does not appear in the books.
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Their arms are rayonne yellow over crimson.{{ref|ASOS|38}}<ref>The Citadel. Heraldry: [http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Houses/9/ Houses from Dorne]</ref> The motto of the house does not appear in the books.
  
==The Uller House at the end of the third century==
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==History==
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According to a semi-canon source, the Hellholt is named after an event in which rivals were invited to the castle, locked within, and burned to death.<ref>[http://www.westeros.org/Citadel/Heraldry/Entry/House_Uller/ The Citadel: Heraldry — House Uller of Hellholt]</ref> This action inspired the Uller's arms.<ref>"Hellholt" entry in ''[[A World of Ice and Fire]]''</ref>
  
The known Ullers during the timespan of the events described on [[A Song of Ice and Fire]] are:
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==Recent Events==
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===''A Storm of Swords''===
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Lord [[Harmen Uller]], his brother Ser [[Ulwyck Uller]], and his natural daughter [[Ellaria Sand]] are among the Dornish lords that accompany Prince [[Oberyn Martell]] to [[King's Landing]]. Ellaria is the paramour of Oberyn.
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===''A Feast for Crows''===
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[[Arianne Martell]] plans to crown [[Myrcella Baratheon]] at the [[Hellholt]] when conceiving her conspiracy, trusting the Ullers to join her cause due to their relation with Oberyn, the Red Viper.
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While locked in the tower of [[Sunspear]] after the collapse of her conspiracy, Arianne ponders trying to ask for help from the Ullers, but rules it out as being too dangerous.
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==House Uller at the end of the third century==
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The known Ullers during the timespan of the events described in ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' are:
 
* Lord [[Harmen Uller]], Lord of Hellholt
 
* Lord [[Harmen Uller]], Lord of Hellholt
 
** [[Ellaria Sand]], his bastard daughter. Paramour to Prince [[Oberyn Martell]] and mother of four of [[Sand Snakes|his bastard daughters]].
 
** [[Ellaria Sand]], his bastard daughter. Paramour to Prince [[Oberyn Martell]] and mother of four of [[Sand Snakes|his bastard daughters]].
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==References in the books==
 
===''A Song of Ice and Fire''===
 
* Lord Harmen Uller, with his brother Ser Ulwyck and his natural daughter Ellaria, were among the Dornish lords that accompanied Prince [[Oberyn Martell]] to [[King's Landing]].
 
* Ellaria Sand, the natural born daughter of Lord Harmen, is the paramour of Prince Oberyn.
 
* [[Arianne Martell]] planned to crown [[Myrcella Baratheon]] at Hellholt when conceiving her conspiracy, trusting the Ullers to join her cause due to their relation with the Red Viper.
 
* While locked in the tower Arianne ponders trying to ask for help from the Ullers, but rules it out as being too dangerous.
 
  
 
==References and Notes==
 
==References and Notes==
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Revision as of 17:12, 3 April 2014

House Uller of Hellholt
UllerCoA.png
Coat of arms per fess rayonny yellow and crimson
Seat Hellholt
Lord Lord Harmen Uller
Region Dorne
Title Lord of Hellholt
Overlord House Martell

House Uller of Hellholt is one of the great noble houses in Dorne. Their keep, the Hellholt, is in the middle of the Dornish desert, and they are reputed to be impulsive and unpredictable. A Dornish saying is "Half of the Ullers are half-mad, and the other half are worse."[1]

Their arms are rayonne yellow over crimson.[2][3] The motto of the house does not appear in the books.

History

According to a semi-canon source, the Hellholt is named after an event in which rivals were invited to the castle, locked within, and burned to death.[4] This action inspired the Uller's arms.[5]

Recent Events

A Storm of Swords

Lord Harmen Uller, his brother Ser Ulwyck Uller, and his natural daughter Ellaria Sand are among the Dornish lords that accompany Prince Oberyn Martell to King's Landing. Ellaria is the paramour of Oberyn.

A Feast for Crows

Arianne Martell plans to crown Myrcella Baratheon at the Hellholt when conceiving her conspiracy, trusting the Ullers to join her cause due to their relation with Oberyn, the Red Viper.

While locked in the tower of Sunspear after the collapse of her conspiracy, Arianne ponders trying to ask for help from the Ullers, but rules it out as being too dangerous.

House Uller at the end of the third century

The known Ullers during the timespan of the events described in A Song of Ice and Fire are:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Harmen
 
Unknown
woman
 
Ulwyk
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ellaria
Sand
 
Oberyn
Martell
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Elia
Sand
 
Obella
Sand
 
Dorea
Sand
 
Loreza
Sand
 


References and Notes