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Tanta Hornblower

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Tanta Hornblower
Biographical Information
Other namesTanta Baggins
Locationthe Shire
Birthc. S.R. 1220
SpouseLargo Baggins
Physical Description

Tanta Hornblower was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

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

[edit] Etymology

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

[edit] 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"