Ellaria Sand is a Dornish bastard of House Uller. She is the leader of the Sand Snakes, the bastard children of the late Prince Oberyn Martell. She is the mother of the four youngest Sand Snakes, Elia, Obella, Dorea, and Loreza Sand.

Appearance and Character Edit

Ellaria is described as being an attractive woman, though not very beautiful. Her hair is black, and she is brave, with a gentle heart. She worships a Lysene goddess of love. She is bisexual.

Recent Evens Edit

A Storm of Swords Edit

When Prince Oberyn travels to King's Landing to represent his brother, Prince Doran, Ellaria goes with him. She and her lover is invited to the wedding of King Joffrey I Baratheon and Margaery Tyrell. She is present at the trial by combat of Tyrion Lannister, where Prince Oberyn is Tyrion's champion against Ser Gregor Clegane. She is an eye-witness to the deaths of both champions.

A Feast for Crows Edit

Ellaria takes Oberyn's remains back to Sunspear. She is locked in the Water Gardens by Prince Doran after the eldest Sand Snakes are arrested.

A Dance with Dragons Edit

Ser Balon Swann of the Kingsguard delivers Gregor Clegane's head to Prince Doran. Ellaria is summoned to Doran's chambers, and hears that Obara Sand has stated that the death of the Mountain is "a start". With the Mountain, Lord Tywin Lannister, Kings Robert I and Joffrey I Baratheon, and Ser Amory Lorch dead, she is eager to continue bringing down the Crown.