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'''Vaes Orvik''' is a ruined city located in [[Essos]], north of [[Port Yhos]], in the southwestern portion of the [[red waste]].{{ref|tloiaf}}<ref>[http://io9.com/5954289/at-last-official-maps-of-george-rr-martins-lands-from-westeros-to-qarth]</ref>
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{{Location map|Essos|long=140|lat=-60|label=Vaes Orvik| caption = [[Essos]] west of the [[Bone Mountains]] and the location of Vaes Orvik}}
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'''Vaes Orvik''' is a ruined city located in [[Essos]], north of [[Port Yhos]], in the southwestern portion of the [[red waste]].{{ref|tloiaf| Central Essos}}
  
 
==History==
 
==History==
Vaes Orvik was a small [[Qaathi]] city destroyed by the [[Dothraki]] during the [[Century of Blood]]. Because of the large number of slaves taken during its conquest, its [[Dothraki language]] name means City of the Whip.{{ref|awoiaf}}{{ref|TWOIAF| The Grasslands}}
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Vaes Orvik was a small [[Qaathi]] city destroyed by the [[Dothraki]] during the [[Century of Blood]]. Because of the large number of [[slaves]] taken during its conquest, its [[Dothraki language]] name means City of the Whip.{{ref|awoiaf| Vaes Orvik}}{{ref|TWOIAF| Beyond the Free Cities: The Grasslands}}
 
 
==Behind the Scenes== 
 
Vaes Orvik has not yet been mentioned in the ''[[A Song of Ice and Fire]]'' novels, only appearing in ''[[The Lands of Ice and Fire]]'' and ''[[A World of Ice and Fire]]''.
 
  
==References and Notes==
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Latest revision as of 17:06, 6 March 2018

Vaes Orvik is located in Essos
Vaes Orvik
Essos west of the Bone Mountains and the location of Vaes Orvik

Vaes Orvik is a ruined city located in Essos, north of Port Yhos, in the southwestern portion of the red waste.[1]

History

Vaes Orvik was a small Qaathi city destroyed by the Dothraki during the Century of Blood. Because of the large number of slaves taken during its conquest, its Dothraki language name means City of the Whip.[2][3]

References

  1. The Lands of Ice and Fire, Central Essos.
  2. George R. R. Martin's A World of Ice and Fire, Vaes Orvik.
  3. The World of Ice & Fire, Beyond the Free Cities: The Grasslands.