Fourth son of Feanor. Caranthir was the son of Feanor and Nerdanel. He had three older brothers: Maedhros, Maglor, and Celegorm. He also had three younger brothers: Curufin, Amrod, and Amras. The family lived on Thargelion in East Beleriand. Caranthir was killed in the assault of the sons of Feanor. This happened on Menegroth.