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Odovacar Bolger

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'''Odovacar Bolger''' was a [[hobbits|hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].  
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'''Odovacar Bolger''' ({{SR|1335}}—{{SR|1431}}) was a [[hobbits|hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].  
 
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==History==
 
==History==
 
Odovacar was the son of [[Herugar Bolger]] and [[Jessamine Boffin]]. He became head of the family after his father's death. Odovacar married [[Rosamunda Took]], and had two children: [[Fredegar Bolger|Fredegar]] and [[Estella Bolger|Estella]]. They were all present at [[Bilbo's Farewell Party]].<ref>{{App|Bolger}}</ref>
 
Odovacar was the son of [[Herugar Bolger]] and [[Jessamine Boffin]]. He became head of the family after his father's death. Odovacar married [[Rosamunda Took]], and had two children: [[Fredegar Bolger|Fredegar]] and [[Estella Bolger|Estella]]. They were all present at [[Bilbo's Farewell Party]].<ref>{{App|Bolger}}</ref>
  
 
==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
[[Wikipedia:Odoacer|Odovacar]] contains ''aud'' "wealth" and ''vacar'' "watchful".<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref> It was the name of [[wikipedia:Odoacer|a legendary germanic king of Rome]].
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[[Wikipedia:Odoacer|Odovacar]] contains ''aud'' "wealth" and ''vacar'' "watchful".<ref>{{HM|IE}}, "Giving of Names"</ref> It was the name of [[wikipedia:Odoacer|a legendary germanic king of Rome]].
 
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Latest revision as of 08:15, 27 September 2014

Odovacar Bolger
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationBudgeford
BirthS.R. 1335
DeathS.R. 1431 (aged 106)
Family
FamilyBolger
ParentageHerugar Bolger and Jessamine Boffin
SpouseRosamunda Took
ChildrenFredegar and Estella
Physical Description
GenderMale

Odovacar Bolger (S.R. 1335S.R. 1431) was a hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

Odovacar was the son of Herugar Bolger and Jessamine Boffin. He became head of the family after his father's death. Odovacar married Rosamunda Took, and had two children: Fredegar and Estella. They were all present at Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Odovacar contains aud "wealth" and vacar "watchful".[2] It was the name of a legendary germanic king of Rome.

[edit] References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Bolger of Budgeford"
  2. Jim Allan (1978), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"