Gorloun was a dragon of immense size, might, and age, who founded the first draconic empire of Abeir.
Gorloun founded its nation some time after the War of Fang and Talon, in the continent of Laerakond. Many other dragons followed Gorloun's example, ushering the Rule of Dragons.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Bruce R. Cordell, Ed Greenwood, Chris Sims (August 2008). Forgotten Realms Campaign Guide. (Wizards of the Coast), p. 200. ISBN 978-0-7869-4924-3.