Lord de'Arnise was a nobleman and the patriarch of the Arnise family during the mid–14th century DR. He was well-regarded by many for being a fair and just man despite his relatively moderate holdings.
He was well regarded his guardsmen, including Captain Arat and Glaicus, his many servants and retainers, as well as the farmers who tended his lands. Lord de'Arnise counted many among his friends including Lord Farthington Roenall and Hurgan Stoneblade.
Lord de'Arnise was born into a noble family that had a long tradition of martial skill and prowess. They were hospitable nobles who presided over their lands as the "sword lords" of old.
At some point he arranged for his daughter Nalia to marry the wealthy Isaea Roenall in order for the Arnise family to gain more status in Amnian business. He tried to stall the marriage for as long as possible.
In the Year of the Gauntlet, 1369 DR the Arnise Hold was taken over a contingent of yuan-ti and trolls, led by a massive troll known as TorGal. Lord Arnise ed a defense within the keep's dungeon for over two tendays but was eventually routed by the trolls and slain.
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