Wookiee Elder was a high position in the society and culture of the Wookiees, a species of arboreal sentients from Kashyyyk. Those Elders had notably the right to cancel the festivites of the Life Day, the most important of the Wookiee holiday. At the time of the Galactic Republic, a council of venerated Elders accompanied accompanied Kashyyyk's representative to the Galactic Senate on Coruscant.
Merumeru was an Elder at the time of the Battle of Kashyyyk and, at a mere 250 years old, was one of the youngest to have held the title. Abourt two decades later, during the Galactic Civil War, the female Wookiee Ovarra acted as an Elder.
- Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith
- The Kashyyyk Depths
- Star Wars Galaxies: Rage of the Wookiees