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Daisy Gamgee

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Eldest daughter of [[Hamfast Gamgee]] and [[Bell Goodchild]]; a sister of [[Samwise Gamgee]] of the [[Company of the Ring]].  
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'''Daisy Gamgee''' ({{TA|2972}} - ?) was the oldest daughter of [[Gaffer Gamgee|Hamfast Gamgee]] and [[Bell Gamgee|Bell Goodchild]]. She had two older brothers, [[Hamson Gamgee]], and [[Halfred Gamgee]] as well as three younger siblings: [[May Gamgee]], [[Marigold Gamgee]], and [[Samwise Gamgee]], the companion of [[Frodo Baggins]].<ref>{{App|C4}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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[[wikipedia:Daisy|Daisy]], a flower name, derives from [[Old English]] ''dæges eage'' "day's eye".<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>
  
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The [[Sindarin]] version of the name was [[Eirien]].<ref>{{SD|Epilogue}}</ref>
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[[fi:Tuhatkauno Gamgi (Ukko Gamgin tytär)]]

Revision as of 03:02, 30 January 2012

Daisy Gamgee
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationThe Shire
BirthT.A. 2972
Family
ParentageHamfast Gamgee and Bell Goodchild
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Daisy Gamgee (T.A. 2972 - ?) was the oldest daughter of Hamfast Gamgee and Bell Goodchild. She had two older brothers, Hamson Gamgee, and Halfred Gamgee as well as three younger siblings: May Gamgee, Marigold Gamgee, and Samwise Gamgee, the companion of Frodo Baggins.[1]

Etymology

Daisy, a flower name, derives from Old English dæges eage "day's eye".[2]

The Sindarin version of the name was Eirien.[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"
  2. Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Sauron Defeated, "Part One: The End of the Third Age: XI. The Epilogue"