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'''Adelard Took''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
 
'''Adelard Took''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
 
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Adelard (lit. noble-hard) comes from a Teutonic word meaning "resolute" or "courageous".
 
Adelard (lit. noble-hard) comes from a Teutonic word meaning "resolute" or "courageous".
  
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'''2007: ''[[The Lord of the Rings Online]]'':'''
 
'''2007: ''[[The Lord of the Rings Online]]'':'''
 
:Adelard Took is a librarian in [[Tuckborough]].
 
:Adelard Took is a librarian in [[Tuckborough]].
 
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Latest revision as of 13:19, 18 September 2015

Adelard Took
Hobbit
The Lord of the Rings Online - Adelard Took.jpg
Adelard Took from The Lord of the Rings Online
Biographical Information
BirthS.R. 1328
DeathS.R. 1423 (aged 95)
Family
FamilyTook
ParentageFlambard Took
ChildrenReginard Took, Everard Took
Physical Description
GenderMale
GalleryImages of Adelard Took

Adelard Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

Adelard was the son of Flambard Took, and had five children; three daughters and two sons. His sons were Reginard and Everard. They were all present at Bilbo's Farewell Party in S.R. 1401.[1] The next morning, he received an umbrella as a parting gift from Bilbo.[2]

[edit] Etymology

Adelard (lit. noble-hard) comes from a Teutonic word meaning "resolute" or "courageous".

[edit] Portrayal in adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Adelard Took is a librarian in Tuckborough.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"