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Tanta Hornblower

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Tanta married [[Largo Baggins]], and was the mother of [[Fosco Baggins]].<ref>{{App|Baggins}}</ref>
 
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The name ''Tanta'' was meaningless in contemporary [[Hobbitish]] [[Westron]]. It represented an original name ''Tante'' or ''Tanto''.<ref>{{App|Translation}}</ref>
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Tanta Hornblower
Hobbit
Biographical Information
Other namesTanta Baggins
Locationthe Shire
BirthAround S.R. 1220
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Tanta Hornblower a Hobbit of the Shire.

Contents

History

Tanta married Largo Baggins, and was the mother of Fosco Baggins.[1]

Etymology

The name Tanta was meaningless in contemporary Hobbitish Westron. It represented an original name Tante or Tanto.[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix F, "On Translation"

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix F, "On Translation"