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May Gamgee

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'''May Gamgee''' (born [[Third Age 2976|S.R. 1376]]) was the second daughter, and fourth child, of [[Hamfast Gamgee]] and [[Bell Goodchild]], and was an older sister to [[Samwise Gamgee]]. She was named after her aunt, [[May (hobbit)|May]]
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'''May Gamgee''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
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==History==
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May was the second daughter, and fourth child, of [[Gaffer Gamgee|Hamfast Gamgee]] and [[Bell Goodchild]].<ref>{{App|Gamgee}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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''[http://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/may#Etymology_2 May]'' could refer to the hawthorn blossoms, so called because they blossom in the month May. It was a [[May (disambiguation)|common girl's name]] in [[the Shire]].
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Revision as of 13:06, 14 April 2013

The name May refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see May (disambiguation).
May Gamgee
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationHobbiton
BirthS.R. 1376
Family
FamilyGamgee
ParentageGaffer Gamgee and Bell Goodchild
SiblingsHamson, Halfred, Daisy, Samwise and Marigold
Physical Description
GenderFemale

May Gamgee was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

May was the second daughter, and fourth child, of Hamfast Gamgee and Bell Goodchild.[1]

Etymology

May could refer to the hawthorn blossoms, so called because they blossom in the month May. It was a common girl's name in the Shire.

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"