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'''Bergil''' ([[Sindarin|S.]] "Valiant star"), born around [[Third Age 3010|T.A. 3010]], was the eldest son of [[Beregond (soldier of Gondor)|Beregond]] of [[Gondor]]. A boy at the time of the [[War of the Ring]], he accompanied [[Peregrin Took]] when he first arrived in the city of [[Minas Tirith]].  He led Pippin to the gates of Minas Tirith to view the men from the various provinces of Gondor coming to reinforce the city against the impending siege.  In [[The Lord of the Rings: The Motion Picture Trilogy]], Bergil and his father were both left out, their deeds transferred to Peregrin and [[Gandalf]].
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'''Bergil''' was a boy of [[Minas Tirith]].
  
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==History==
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Bergil was born around [[Third Age 3010|T.A. 3010]], was the eldest son of [[Beregond (soldier of Gondor)|Beregond]] of [[Gondor]]. A boy at the time of the [[War of the Ring]], he accompanied [[Peregrin Took|Pippin Took]] when he first arrived in the city of [[Minas Tirith]]. He led Pippin to the gates of Minas Tirith to view the men from the various provinces of Gondor coming to reinforce the city against the impending siege.<ref>{{RK|MT}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''Bergil'' is [[Sindarin]] for "Valiant star".
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==Portrayal in Adaptations==
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'''[[1956]]: ''[[The Lord of the Rings (1956 radio series)]]'':'''
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:The role of Bergil was played by a young [[David Hemmings]].
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Revision as of 19:52, 10 November 2010

Bergil
Gondorian
Biographical Information
BirthAround T.A. 3010
Family
ParentageBeregond
Physical Description
GenderMale

Bergil was a boy of Minas Tirith.

Contents

History

Bergil was born around T.A. 3010, was the eldest son of Beregond of Gondor. A boy at the time of the War of the Ring, he accompanied Pippin Took when he first arrived in the city of Minas Tirith. He led Pippin to the gates of Minas Tirith to view the men from the various provinces of Gondor coming to reinforce the city against the impending siege.[1]

Etymology

Bergil is Sindarin for "Valiant star".

Portrayal in Adaptations

1956: The Lord of the Rings (1956 radio series):

The role of Bergil was played by a young David Hemmings.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Return of the King, "Minas Tirith"