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Myrtle Burrows

Myrtle Burrows
Biographical Information
BirthS.R. 1393
ParentageMilo Burrows and Peony Baggins
SiblingsMosco, Moro and Minto
Physical Description

Myrtle Burrows was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] 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]

[edit] 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]

[edit] References

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