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Feature NameLatitudeLongitudeDiameter (km)Origin
Almeric53.483.443One of 12 peers, killed by Marsilion. (IAU-defined longitude is 276 degrees.)
Baligant16.4135.166Emir of Babylon; Marsilion enlisted his help against Charlemagne.
Basan33.3165.376French baron; Murdered while serving as Ambassador of Marsilon.
Berenger62.1140.384One of twelve peers; killed Estramarin; killed by Grandoyne.
Besgun7650.256Chief cook for Charlemagne's army; he guarded Ganelon after Ganelon's treachery was discovered.
Charlemagne55101.295Emperor of France and Germanic nations; his forces fought the Saracens in Spain.
Geboin58.6-173.481Guarded French dead; became leader of Charlemagne's 2nd column.
Godefroy71.9110.963Standard bearer of Charlemagne; brother of Tierri, Charlemagne's defender against Pinabel.
Grandoyne17.7145.565Son of Cappadocian King Capuel; killed Gerin, Gerier, Berenger, Guy St. Antoine, Duke Astorge; killed by Roland.
Hamon10.69096Joint Commander of Charlemagne's Eighth Division.
Lorant65.2-159.844French commander of one of first divisions against Baligant; killed by Baligant.
Marsilion39.2-176.1136Saracen king of Spain; Roland wounds him and he died of wound later.
Milon67.989.8119Guarded French dead while Charlemagne pursued Saracen forces.
Ogier42.584.9100Dane who led 3rd column in Charlemagne's army against Baligant's forces.
Oliver62.5159.2113Roland's friend; mortally wounded by Marganice.
Othon33.312.286One of twelve peers; guarded French dead while Charlemagne pursued Saracen forces; sixth column leader.
Roland73.3-25.2144Charlemagne's nephew; led rear guard of French forces; hero in song of Roland.
Turpin47.7-1.487Archbishop of Rheims in Song of Roland.