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Beleare of Joraphas

The Countess of the Castle Joraphas in Korntin and wife of Count Moral.

Her husband was carried away by the dragon PfetanWigalois (Gawaine’s son) found her weeping and agreed to rescue him; he succeeded, but was knocked unconscious during the battle.

Beleare managed to locate him after one of her ladies witnessed some peasants stealing his belongings. She brought him back to Joraphas, where he remained until healed. Before Wigalois departed her kingdom, Beleare provided him with a magical suit of armor.

Wigalois | Wirnt von Grafenberg, early 13th century