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'''Faramir Took I''' was the thirty-third [[Thain]] of [[the Shire]], the twentieth of the [[Took Family|Took]] line.
  
The son of [[Peregrin Took|Thain Peregrin Took I]] and [[Diamond of Long Cleeve]]; he succeeded his father to become Thain Faramir I. He was named for [[Faramir (son of Denethor II)|Faramir]], [[Prince of Ithilien]].
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Faramir was the son of [[Peregrin Took|Thain Peregrin Took I]] and [[Diamond of Long Cleeve]].<ref>{{App|Took}}</ref> He was named after [[Faramir]], the [[Prince of Ithilien]] in [[Gondor]] far South, a good friend of his father. In {{SR|1463}} he married [[Goldilocks Gardner]], the third daughter of [[Samwise Gamgee]].  He succeeded his father when Peregrin relocated to [[Gondor]] in {{SR|1484}}.<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref>
  
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''Faramir'' is a Sindarin name Meaning 'jewel hunter', Faramir I was named after [[Faramir]] who [[Pippin Took]], Faramir I's father saved.
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The name Faramir refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Faramir (disambiguation).
Faramir Took I
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthS.R. 1430
Family
ParentagePeregrin Took and Diamond of Long Cleeve
Physical Description
GenderMale

Faramir Took I was the thirty-third Thain of the Shire, the twentieth of the Took line.

History

Faramir was the son of Thain Peregrin Took I and Diamond of Long Cleeve.[1] He was named after Faramir, the Prince of Ithilien in Gondor far South, a good friend of his father. In S.R. 1463 he married Goldilocks Gardner, the third daughter of Samwise Gamgee. He succeeded his father when Peregrin relocated to Gondor in S.R. 1484.[2]

Etymology

Faramir is a Sindarin name Meaning 'jewel hunter', Faramir I was named after Faramir who Pippin Took, Faramir I's father saved.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring"
Preceded by:
Peregrin Took
33rd Thain of The Shire
S.R. 1484 - ???
Followed by:
Unknown