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Doderic Brandybuck

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'''Doderic Brandybuck''' was born in [[Third Age|T.A.]] 1389, his year of death is unknown. He was the son of [[Seredic Brandybuck]] and [[Hilda Bracegirdle]]. Doderic was the older brother to [[Ilberic Brandybuck|Ilberic]] and [[Celandine Brandybuck|Celandine]].
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'''Doderic Brandybuck''' was a Hobbit of [[the Shire]].
  
Doderic was first named Roderick until the fourth draft of the Brandybuck genealogy. In the final and published genealogy he was renamed to Doderic.
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==History==
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Doderic was a son of [[Seredic Brandybuck]] and [[Hilda Bracegirdle]]. He attended [[Bilbo's Farewell Party]].<ref>{{App|Brandybuck}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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Since it belongs to a [[Brandybuck]], the name is [[Celtic]]-sounding. However it is perhaps a form of Germanic [[Wikipedia:Theuderic|Theuderic]] meaning "people reign".<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>
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[[fi:Doderic Rankkibuk]]

Revision as of 09:22, 11 December 2010

Doderic Brandybuck
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthS.R. 1389
Family
ParentageSeredic Brandybuck and Hilda Bracegirdle
Physical Description
GenderMale

Doderic Brandybuck was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Doderic was a son of Seredic Brandybuck and Hilda Bracegirdle. He attended Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

Etymology

Since it belongs to a Brandybuck, the name is Celtic-sounding. However it is perhaps a form of Germanic Theuderic meaning "people reign".[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Brandybuck of Buckland"
  2. Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"