For the Brothers of Battle, see Warder.

Gaidin is a horse owned by Nynaeve al'Meara.


Gaidin is a black stallion.


When Nynaeve al'Meara, Egwene al'Vere and Elayne Trakand escape from the brigands on their way to Tear, they take horses to help them on their journey. Nynaeve chooses a black stallion and names him Gaidin, in honor of Lan Mandragoran.[1] Gaidin carries Nynaeve while she is in Tear.[2]


  1. The Dragon Reborn, Chapter 39
  2. The Dragon Reborn, Chapter 48