EWoT: Nethan

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Biographical information
Nationality Unknown nationality
Current status Alive
Physical description
Gender Male
Height Tall
Build Lean
Hair color White wings at temples
Chronological and political information
First appeared WH 23
Last appeared TGS 7
Affiliation White Tower
Occupation Warder
Title Gaidin

Nethan is Warder to Merise Haindehl.


He is lean with wings of white at his temples. He is tall, just over a hand shorter than Lan Mandragoran.


He Travels with Merise to Far Madding and then to Shadar Logoth where he scouts the surrounding area during the Battle near Shadar Logoth and the cleansing of saidin.[1][2]

He accompanies Rand al'Thor and Merise to Algarin Pendaloan's house in Tear, where Rand recovers after cleansing saidin. He watches Lan and Jahar Narishma practice with thier swords in the courtyard with the other Warders.[3]

Nethan also accompanies Merise and Bassane, Merise's other Warder, when they visit Salidar and the Rebel Aes Sedai.[4] Later, he is part of the entourage that Rand takes to meet the Daughter of the Nine moons, who turns out to be Semirhage.[5] Bassane also joins Merise and Bassane when Merise seeks an audience with Rand.[6]


  1. Winter's Heart, Chapter 23
  2. Winter's Heart, Chapter 35
  3. Crossroads of Twilight, Chapter 23
  4. Knife of Dreams, Chapter 23
  5. Knife of Dreams, Chapter 27
  6. The Gathering Storm, Chapter 7