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Isengar Took

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'''Isengar Took''' was one of the many children of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Gerontius Took|Old Took]]; famous for having gone to sea in his youth (a remarkable feat for a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]]).
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'''Isengar Took''' was one of the many children of [[Gerontius Took|Gerontius]], the [[Gerontius Took|Old Took]]; famous for having gone to [[sea]] in his youth (a remarkable feat for a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]]).
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==Etymology==
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The name contains ''isen'' "iron" and ''gar'' "spear"<ref>[[An Introduction to Elvish]], "Giving of Names"</ref>.
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Revision as of 13:40, 24 November 2010

Isengar Took
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials, Tuckborough
BirthS.R. 1262
DeathS.R. 1360
Family
ParentageGerontius Took
Adamanta Chubb
Physical Description
GenderMale

Isengar Took was one of the many children of Gerontius, the Old Took; famous for having gone to sea in his youth (a remarkable feat for a Hobbit).

Etymology

The name contains isen "iron" and gar "spear"[1].

References

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