The nobility of Waterdeep were the collected houses that comprised the city's aristocracy.[1]

List of Noble Houses[edit | edit source]

A
B
C
  • Cassalanter— A devilish family of money-lenders and rumor-mongers who served the highest payer.[3][9]
  • Cragsmere—Noted landowners who increased their wealth through money-lending.[3]
  • Crommor—Fine craftspeople who specialized in brasswork particularly in the crafting of instruments.[3]
D
  • Deepwinter—The dissolved noble house that dated back to the time of the city's Guildmasters.[10][11]
  • Dezlentyr—The family of traders and explorers who strived to settle new lands.[3]
  • Durinbold—A noble family skilled in both martial prowess and animal husbandry.[3]
E
G
H
I
J
K
L
  • Lanngolyn— More-recently ennobled than other houses, this family made their name in textiles and shipping.[15][30]
  • Lathkule— The noble worshipers of Gond were renowned jewelers and gem-cutters.[15][30]
M
N
  • Nandar— Ennobled in the 10th century DR the Nandars were experienced in the field of construction and engineering.[40][41]
  • Nesher— Wealthy lumberers who enjoyed the sport of hawking.[40][41]
P
  • Phull— An older family well-known for their skill as fishermen.[42]
  • Phylund— This family of monster-tamers were known for procuring the most fearsome of beasts.[41]
  • Piiradost— An old noble house that had a long history of raising horses and cattle near the city.[41]
R
S
  • Shadowdusk— After consorting with the Far Realm and falling from grace in the city, they plotted a grand comeback.[45]
  • Silmerhelve— As many Helmite families, these nobles dedicated themselves to guardianship.[40][46]
  • Silvertor— One of Waterdeep's oldest families, and a permanent fixture on the Council of Nobles.[47]
  • Snome— These nobles were renowned brewers and distillers.[40][46]
  • Stormweather— After years of misfortune, this family of explorers and naval merchants saw their prospects get better in the late 14th century.[40][46][48]
  • Sultlue— A family of traders whose members possessed a serpentine heritage.[41][49]
T
U
W
Z
  • Zoar— One of the families exiled from Waterdeep during the 13th century DR.[10][48]
  • Zulpair— This family's shipping interests coincided with their devotion to the deity Umberlee.[49][48]
  • Zun— These noble cattle farmers maintained their villa in city's North Ward.[49][48][53]

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Further Reading[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Eric L. Boyd (2005-09-28). Noble Houses of Waterdeep (Zipped PDF). Wizards of the Coast. p. 2. Archived from the original on 2016-11-01. Retrieved on 2009-10-07.
  2. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 60. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  3. 3.00 3.01 3.02 3.03 3.04 3.05 3.06 3.07 3.08 3.09 3.10 3.11 3.12 3.13 Ed Greenwood (1987). Waterdeep and the North. (TSR, Inc), p. 46. ISBN 0-88038-490-5.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 61. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  5. slade, et al. (April 1996). “Cities & Civilization”. In James Butler ed. The North: Guide to the Savage Frontier (TSR, Inc.), p. 4. ISBN 0-7869-0391-0.
  6. Beamdog (March 2016). Designed by Philip Daigle, et al. Baldur's Gate: Siege of Dragonspear. Beamdog.
  7. Eric L. Boyd (1997). Powers and Pantheons. (TSR, Inc), p. 58. ISBN 0-7869-0657-X.
  8. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 64. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  9. Christopher Perkins, James Haeck, James Introcaso, Adam Lee, Matthew Sernett (September 2018). Waterdeep: Dragon Heist. Edited by Jeremy Crawford. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 6. ISBN 978-0-7869-6625-7.
  10. 10.0 10.1 10.2 Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 59. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  11. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 117. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  12. slade, et al. (April 1996). “Cities & Civilization”. In James Butler ed. The North: Guide to the Savage Frontier (TSR, Inc.), p. 4. ISBN 0-7869-0391-0.
  13. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 56. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  14. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 26. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  15. 15.00 15.01 15.02 15.03 15.04 15.05 15.06 15.07 15.08 15.09 15.10 15.11 15.12 15.13 15.14 Ed Greenwood (1987). Waterdeep and the North. (TSR, Inc), p. 47. ISBN 0-88038-490-5.
  16. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 29. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  17. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 11. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  18. 18.0 18.1 Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 59. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  19. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 117. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  20. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 118. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  21. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 61. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  22. Christopher Perkins, James Haeck, James Introcaso, Adam Lee, Matthew Sernett (September 2018). Waterdeep: Dragon Heist. Edited by Jeremy Crawford. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 213. ISBN 978-0-7869-6625-7.
  23. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 66. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  24. Ed Greenwood (January 1993). Volo's Guide to Waterdeep. (TSR, Inc.), p. 87. ISBN 1-56076-335-3.
  25. Erin Evans (February 2010). The God Catcher. (Wizards of the Coast), p. ?. ISBN 978-0-7869-5486-5.
  26. Erin M. Evans (December 2013). “The Harpers of Waterdeep”. In Steve Winter ed. Dragon #430 (Wizards of the Coast), p. 37.
  27. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 94. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
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  29. Eric L. Boyd (2005-09-28). Noble Houses of Waterdeep (Zipped PDF). Wizards of the Coast. p. 4. Archived from the original on 2016-11-01. Retrieved on 2009-10-07.
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  31. Eric L. Boyd (September 2005). “Vampires of Waterdeep: Blood of Malar”. Dungeon #126 (Paizo Publishing, LLC), pp. 62–77.
  32. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 123. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  33. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 128. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  34. Eric L. Boyd (2007-04-25). Dragons of Faerûn, Part 3: City of Wyrmshadows (Zipped PDF). Wizards of the Coast. p. 9. Archived from the original on 2016-11-01. Retrieved on 2009-10-07.
  35. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 114. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
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  38. Christopher Perkins, James Haeck, James Introcaso, Adam Lee, Matthew Sernett (September 2018). Waterdeep: Dragon Heist. Edited by Jeremy Crawford. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 13. ISBN 978-0-7869-6625-7.
  39. Christopher Perkins (September 6, 2016). Storm King's Thunder. Edited by Kim Mohan, Michele Carter. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 56. ISBN 978-0786966004.
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  42. Ed Greenwood (May 2011). “Eye on the Realms: The Wild Lords”. In Steve Winter ed. Dungeon #190 (Wizards of the Coast), pp. 1–3.
  43. Steven E. Schend (September 2008). Blackstaff Tower. (Wizards of the Coast), p. ?. ISBN 0-7869-4913-9.
  44. Ed Greenwood (February 2001). “The New Adventures of Volo: Lost Treasures of Cormyr, Part 3”. In Dave Gross ed. Dragon #280 (Wizards of the Coast), p. 86.
  45. Christopher Perkins (November 2018). Waterdeep: Dungeon of the Mad Mage. Edited by Jeremy Crawford. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 277. ISBN 978-0-7869-6626-4.
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  47. Mark Anthony (October 2012). Escape from Undermountain (Kindle). (Wizards of the Coast), p. 3242. ASIN B008C8ZRUU.
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  49. 49.00 49.01 49.02 49.03 49.04 49.05 49.06 49.07 49.08 49.09 49.10 Ed Greenwood (1987). Waterdeep and the North. (TSR, Inc), p. 49. ISBN 0-88038-490-5.
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  52. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 30. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.
  53. Eric L. Boyd (June 2005). City of Splendors: Waterdeep. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 94. ISBN 0-7869-3693-2.

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