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|image=[[Image:Paladins Daughters.jpg|248px]]<br><small>[[Pervinca Took|<font color="white">Pervinca</font>]], Pimpernel and [[Pearl Took|<font color="white">Pearl</font>]]</small>
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| image=[[File:Gregor Roffalski - Paladin's Daughters.jpg|250px]]<br/><small>[[Pervinca Took|<font color="white">Pervinca</font>]], Pimpernel and [[Pearl Took|<font color="white">Pearl</font>]]</small>
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}}'''Pimpernel Took''' was the second child of [[Thain]] [[Paladin Took II]] and [[Eglantine Banks]]; sister to [[Peregrin Took]] of the [[Company of the Ring]].
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}}'''Pimpernel Took''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
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==History==
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Pimpernel was the second child of [[Thain]] [[Paladin Took II]] and [[Eglantine Banks]].<ref>{{App|Took}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
 
==Etymology==
Pimpernel is a genus of the primrose family and its fruits resemble peppercorns. The name derives from Latin ''pimpernella'' meaning "little pepper".
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[[wikipedia:Anagallis|Pimpernel]] is a genus of the primrose family and its fruits resemble peppercorns. The name derives from Latin ''pimpernella'' meaning "little pepper".<ref>[[Jim Allan]] (ed.), ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>
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Revision as of 17:50, 18 May 2013

Pimpernel Took
Hobbit
Gregor Roffalski - Paladin's Daughters.jpg
Pervinca, Pimpernel and Pearl
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials, Tuckborough
BirthS.R. 1379
Family
FamilyTook
ParentagePaladin Took II and Eglantine Banks
SiblingsPearl, Pervinca and Peregrin
Physical Description
GenderFemale
Pimpernel Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Pimpernel was the second child of Thain Paladin Took II and Eglantine Banks.[1]

Etymology

Pimpernel is a genus of the primrose family and its fruits resemble peppercorns. The name derives from Latin pimpernella meaning "little pepper".[2]

References

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