is a fictional character
in J.R.R. Tolkien
's epic The Lord of the Rings
Elfhild was a Queen of Rohan, the wife of Théoden and the mother of Théodred. She died in childbirth.
In some earlier drafts of the story, Elfhild also had a daughter, Idis, before she died, but the girl was soon removed after her character was eclipsed by that of Éowyn.