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Isengar Took

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

Isengar Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.


Isengar was the youngest child of the Old Took. He was one of several youngster inspired by Gandalf[1] to travel outside of the Shire; it is told that he saw the sea in his youth.[2]


The name contains isen "iron" and gar "spear".[3]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, "An Unexpected Party"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
  3. Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"