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Rudigar Bolger

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Ridigar Bolger
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthS.R. 1255
DeathS.R. 1348
ParentageAdalgar Bolger
Physical Description

Rudigar Bolger was a Hobbit of the Shire.


The son of Adalgar Bolger and husband of Belba Baggins, Rudigar became head of the Bolger Family as the eldest heir. He had one son, Herugar.[1]


The name contains hrod "fame" and gar "spear".[2] It is the Middle High German form of Old English Hrothgar and modern Roger.


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