Nynaeve's ki'sain

The ki'sain is a small dot painted on the forehead of Malkieri women to indicate their marital status.[1] A woman who wears the ki'sain is indicating that she has pledged her sons to fight the Shadow.[2]

Nynaeve adopted the custom when she married Lan.[1]


  • Blue: unmarried[3]
  • Red: married[1]
  • White: widowed[4]


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