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Dodinas Brandybuck

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'''Dodinas Brandybuck''' was a [[Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
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Revision as of 18:00, 10 January 2011

Dodinas Brandybuck
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthBetween S.R. 1308 and S.R. 1313
DeathBefore S.R. 1401
Family
ParentageGorbadoc Brandybuck and Mirabella Took
Physical Description
GenderMale

Dodinas Brandybuck was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Dodinas was the fourth child of Gorbadoc Brandybuck and Mirabella Took, born between S.R. 1308 and S.R. 1313. He seems to have died before S.R. 1401 as he was not present at Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

Etymology

Like most male Brandybuck names, Dodinas is a Celtic name of unknown meaning. The name was also borne by Sir Dodinas le Savage, a Knight of the Round Table.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Brandybuck of Buckland"