Tolkien Gateway

Hamfast Gardner

(Difference between revisions)
Line 2: Line 2:
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
 
The name ''Hamfast'' comes from [[Old English]] ''hámfæst'', meaning "stay-at-home".<ref>{{App|F2}}</ref>
 
The name ''Hamfast'' comes from [[Old English]] ''hámfæst'', meaning "stay-at-home".<ref>{{App|F2}}</ref>
 +
 +
{{References}}
 
[[Category:Hobbits]]
 
[[Category:Hobbits]]
 
[[Category:Gardner]]
 
[[Category:Gardner]]
 
[[de:Hamfast Gamdschie (Sohn von Samweis)]]
 
[[de:Hamfast Gamdschie (Sohn von Samweis)]]
 
[[fi:Hamfast Gamgi (Samin poika)]]
 
[[fi:Hamfast Gamgi (Samin poika)]]

Revision as of 14:30, 29 November 2010

Hamfast Gardner was a son of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton. He was named after his grandfather, Hamfast Gamgee.

Etymology

The name Hamfast comes from Old English hámfæst, meaning "stay-at-home".[1]

References

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