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Ilberic Brandybuck

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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. An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"