Tolkien Gateway

Drogo Baggins

(Difference between revisions)
Line 10: Line 10:
 
| hair=
 
| hair=
 
|}}
 
|}}
'''Drogo Baggins''' was [[Frodo Baggins]]' father; he drowned in a boating accident with his wife [[Primula Brandybuck|Primula]] while [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] was still young. Drogo was the great-grandson of [[Balbo Baggins]].
+
'''Drogo Baggins''' was a [[Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
  
 +
==History==
 +
Drogo drowned in a boating accident with his wife [[Primula Brandybuck|Primula]] while [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] was still young. Drogo was the great-grandson of [[Balbo Baggins]].
 +
 +
==Etymology==
 +
The name ''Drogo'' was meaningless in contemporary [[Hobbitish]] [[Westron]]. It represented an original name ''Droga''.<ref>{{App|Translation}}</ref>
 +
{{references}}
 
[[Category:Hobbits]]
 
[[Category:Hobbits]]
 
[[Category:Baggins]]
 
[[Category:Baggins]]

Revision as of 10:56, 3 December 2010

Drogo Baggins
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthT.A. 2908
DeathT.A. 2980
Family
ParentageFosco Baggins and Ruby Bolger
Physical Description
GenderMale

Drogo Baggins was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Drogo drowned in a boating accident with his wife Primula while Frodo was still young. Drogo was the great-grandson of Balbo Baggins.

Etymology

The name Drogo was meaningless in contemporary Hobbitish Westron. It represented an original name Droga.[1]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix F, "On Translation"