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'''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]].
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| parentage=[[Fosco Baggins]] and [[Ruby Bolger]]
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| siblings=[[Dora Baggins|Dora]] and [[Dudo Baggins|Dudo]]
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'''Drogo Baggins''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]]. He was the father of [[Frodo Baggins]].
  
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==History==
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Drogo Baggins was the second child, and oldest son, of [[Fosco Baggins]] and [[Ruby Bolger]], born in {{SR|1308}}. He married [[Primula Brandybuck]], and had one child, [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]].<ref>{{App|Baggins}}</ref>
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Drogo drowned in a boating accident with his wife [[Primula Brandybuck|Primula]] while [[Frodo Baggins|Frodo]] was still young.<ref>{{FR|Party}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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The name ''Drogo'' was meaningless in contemporary [[Hobbitish]] [[Westron]]. It represented an original name ''Droga''.<ref>{{App|Translation}}</ref>
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[[de:Drogo Beutlin]]
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[[fi:Drogo Reppuli]]

Revision as of 18:24, 6 April 2013

Mengyuan Sun - Frodo Baggins' lovely parents.jpg
Drogo Baggins
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationThe Shire
BirthS.R. 1308
DeathS.R. 1380 (aged 72)
Family
FamilyBaggins
ParentageFosco Baggins and Ruby Bolger
SiblingsDora and Dudo
SpousePrimula Brandybuck
ChildrenFrodo Baggins
Physical Description
GenderMale

Drogo Baggins was a Hobbit of the Shire. He was the father of Frodo Baggins.

History

Drogo Baggins was the second child, and oldest son, of Fosco Baggins and Ruby Bolger, born in S.R. 1308. He married Primula Brandybuck, and had one child, Frodo.[1]

Drogo drowned in a boating accident with his wife Primula while Frodo was still young.[2]

Etymology

The name Drogo was meaningless in contemporary Hobbitish Westron. It represented an original name Droga.[3]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "A Long-expected Party"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix F, "On Translation"