Pronunciation: KAH-ter-een ahl-RUD-dihn

An Aes Sedai of the Red Ajah.

Possible Spoiler#

She is actually Black Ajah.

Physical Description#

She has a sharp face and a sharp tongue. She has a mass of wavy black hair to her waist. (NS,Ch5) She is raven-haired and hard-eyed. (LoC,Ch51) She has a vulpine face. She wears a gray dress copiously slashed with red. (KoD,Ch24)

Points of View#

See Katerine Alruddin's chapter points of view.

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Prologue - Katerine only learned that Galina is Black Ajah the morning they left Tar Valon. Before Galina she only knew the identity of two others.
    2. LoC,Prologue - Katerine has been Aes Sedai for seventeen years and Black Ajah for twelve.
  2. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Ch7 - Rand thinks of her as one who beat him during his abduction.
    2. ACoS,Ch33 - Rand has nightmares that he is back in the box with Galina, Erian and Katerine beating him.
  3. In The Gathering Storm
    1. TGS,Ch39 - Katerine's name is in Verin's book as Black Ajah.