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Adamanta Chubb

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Adamanta Chubb
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Other namesAdamanta Took
LocationTookland
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Adamanta Chubb was a Hobbit of the Shire who flourished around the 29th century of the Third Age[1].

History

Adamanta was the wife of the Old Took. They had twelve children: Isengrim III, Hildigard, Isumbras IV, Hildigrim, Isembold, Hildifons, Isembard, Hildibrand, Belladonna, Donnamira, Mirabella, Isengar.[2]

Etymology

Adamanta comes from from "adamant", a mythical unbreakable substance, now referring to diamonds. Jewel names were common among female Hobbits.

References

  1. Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"