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'''Ilberic Brandybuck''' was a [[Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
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'''Ilberic Brandybuck''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
  
 
==History==
 
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
As a [[Brandybuck]] name, it is Celtic-sounding but it seems to be Germanic. it contains ''alb'' "[[Elf]]" and ''ric'' "rule"<ref>[[Jim Allan]], ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>. [[Wikipedia:Alberic|Alberic]] is a dwarf who appears in Wagner's Ring cycle.
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As a [[Brandybuck]] name, it is Celtic-sounding but it seems to be Germanic. it contains ''alb'' "[[Elves|Elf]]" and ''ric'' "rule"<ref>[[Jim Allan]], ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>. [[Wikipedia:Alberic|Alberic]] is a dwarf who appears in Wagner's Ring cycle.
  
 
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Revision as of 17:19, 9 July 2012

Kent Burles - Ilberic Brandybuck.jpg
Ilberic Brandybuck
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthS.R. 1391
Family
ParentageSeredic Brandybuck and Hilda Bracegirdle
Physical Description
GenderMale

Ilberic Brandybuck was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Ilberic was the son of Seredic Brandybuck and Hilda Bracegirdle, born in S.R. 1391. He attended Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

Etymology

As a Brandybuck name, it is Celtic-sounding but it seems to be Germanic. it contains alb "Elf" and ric "rule"[2]. Alberic is a dwarf who appears in Wagner's Ring cycle.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Brandybuck of Buckland"
  2. Jim Allan, An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"