|Birth||S.R. 1328 |
|Death||S.R. 1423 (aged 95)|
|Children||Reginard Took, Everard Took|
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. The next morning, he received an umbrella as a parting gift from Bilbo.
Adelard (lit. noble-hard) comes from a Teutonic word meaning "resolute" or "courageous".
Portrayal in Adaptations
2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:
- Adelard Took is a librarian in Tuckborough.