Nurlar (pronounced: /ˈnʌrlær/ NURR-larr) was a merchant in Ordulin and Scardale in 1357 DR.
Nurlar controlled a network of merchant activities all through interior Faerûn. He moved only between his citadel in Ordulin and his palace in Scardale.
Nurlar started with only two ships inherited from his father around 1345 DR and step-by-step he created his empire. Around 1356 DR, he bought his palace in Scardale.
Nurlar was a sophisticated man who disliked sporting activities. He had a pathological fear of being lost in the wilderness and preferred to remained close to his palace.
Rumors said that Nurlar greatly feared thieves and used many traps to protect his treasure. Rumors also said he wanted to marry an elf maiden he had imprisoned in Scardale.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.9 Jeff Grubb, Ed Greenwood and Karen S. Martin (1987). Forgotten Realms Campaign Set (DM's Sourcebook of the Realms). (TSR, Inc), p. 28. ISBN 0-8803-8472-7.