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The eleventh child, and youngest daughter, of [[Samwise Gamgee]] and [[Rose Cotton]].
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'''Ruby Gardner''' was a [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] of [[the Shire]].
  
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==History==
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Ruby was the eleventh child of [[Samwise Gamgee]] and [[Rose Cotton]].<ref>{{App|Gamgee}}</ref>
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==Etymology==
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Ruby follows the custom of noble [[Hobbits|Hobbit]] women to be named after jewels, e.g. [[Ruby Bolger]]. The jewel [[wikipedia:ruby|ruby]] derives from Latin ''rubeus'' "reddish".<ref>[[Jim Allan]], ''[[An Introduction to Elvish]]'', "Giving of Names"</ref>
  
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Revision as of 17:58, 10 January 2011

Ruby Gardner
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationHobbiton
BirthS.R. 1438
Family
ParentageSamwise Gamgee, Rose Cotton
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Ruby Gardner was a Hobbit of the Shire.

History

Ruby was the eleventh child of Samwise Gamgee and Rose Cotton.[1]

Etymology

Ruby follows the custom of noble Hobbit women to be named after jewels, e.g. Ruby Bolger. The jewel ruby derives from Latin rubeus "reddish".[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "The Longfather-tree of Master Samwise"
  2. Jim Allan, An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"