Nero ir'Adan is Dorin ir'Adan's uncle. He fell in love with Sovaz, a Sharn lounge singer, and left Cyre during the Last War to live with her. She dumped him though and he took up work in the Firelight District of Sharn as a dealer at the Lucky Nines Casino. Later, he overdosed of dreamlily at his apartment and died. Before he died, he gave Dorin an amulet.