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Maidens of the Spear

One of the twelve Aiel warrior societies. All members of the Maidens are female. Far Dareis Mai in the Old Tongue.

full scale picture Far Dareis Mai by Richard Boyé

Pronunciation: FAHR DAH-rize MY


The Maidens have developed a language of their own which uses only their hands, a sign language. No one outside of the Maidens is supposed to know it, however, Faile has been taught some by Bain and Chiad. Per Robert Jordan, handtalk consists of finger spelling along with gestures that signify words and even complete phrases.



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