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Hildifons Took

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'''Hildifons Took''' ([[Third Age 2844|T.A. 2844]]-?) was one of the many children of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Gerontius Took|Old Took]] and [[Adamanta Took|Adamanta Chubb]], he was also the uncle of [[Bilbo Baggins]]. Hildifons was said to have gone off on a journey and never returned.
 
'''Hildifons Took''' ([[Third Age 2844|T.A. 2844]]-?) was one of the many children of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Gerontius Took|Old Took]] and [[Adamanta Took|Adamanta Chubb]], he was also the uncle of [[Bilbo Baggins]]. Hildifons was said to have gone off on a journey and never returned.
 
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==Etymology==
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The name contains ''hild'' "battle" and ''fons'' "ready"<ref>[[An Introduction to Elvish]], "Giving of Names"</ref>.
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Hildifons Took
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials, Tuckborough
BirthS.R. 1244
Deathunknown
Family
ParentageGerontius Took
Adamanta Chubb
Physical Description
GenderMale

Hildifons Took (T.A. 2844-?) was one of the many children of Gerontius, the Old Took and Adamanta Chubb, he was also the uncle of Bilbo Baggins. Hildifons was said to have gone off on a journey and never returned.

Etymology

The name contains hild "battle" and fons "ready"[1].

References

  1. An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"