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Myrtle Burrows

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Myrtle Burrows
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationHobbiton
BirthS.R. 1393
Family
FamilyBurrows
ParentageMilo Burrows and Peony Baggins
SiblingsMosco, Moro and Minto
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Myrtle Burrows was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

She was the third child and only daughter of Milo and Peony Burrows. With her family, she was present at the Birthday Party, in S.R. 1401.[1]

Etymology

The name Myrtle refers to the genus of plants with evergreen leaves, white-pink flowers and fragrant berries. The name derives from ancient Greek μύρτος through Latin.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. Wiktionary entry