The groups listed here are distinct and quasi-speciated. They are groups which each have their own mechanical differences in Song of Swords. For ethnic distinctions, see the entries pertaining to individual countries.
“The Ohanedin, or "Family Elves", are a race of immortals who dwell in the hills and forests of...Ohanedin
“The Orredin, Helians, Helion Elves, Gold Elves or "The High Folk", are a race of Din who dwell...Orredin
“Human beings, also called the Race of Men, the Hostoadin and a host of other names and monikers...Humans
“Dwarves, or Fedarshin, are a race of short, sturdily built folk who live primarily underground...Dwarves
“Goblins are a crafty, slight subterranean race, driven into the deep places of the world in eras...Goblins