Garin de Loherqain

European - Brother of Began. He was raised at Pepin's court and later fought against the Saracens at Maurienne where he proposed to marry Blanchefleur, the king's daughter. He quarrelled with his friend Fromont, who had been reared with him and who had expected to inherit the throne, and struck him, beginning a long-running feud. In fact, Pepin, having given consent for the marriage, changed his mind and kept Blanchefleur for himself. Garin was killed in one of the many battles with Fromont's forces. Called Garin de Loherqain.

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