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The Magnificent

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A title flatteringly given to [[Smaug]] the [[Dragon]] of [[Erebor]] by [[Bilbo Baggins]]. It was also used of [[Meriadoc Brandybuck]] after his return from the [[War of the Ring]].
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'''The Magnificent''' was a title used of [[Meriadoc Brandybuck]] after his return from the [[War of the Ring]].<ref>{{App|Later}}</ref><ref>{{App|Brandybuck}}</ref>
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The [[Elvenking]] called [[Bilbo Baggins]] "Bilbo the Magnificent" when Bilbo before departing gave him a present as a return for his "hospitality".<ref>{{H|18}}.</ref>
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[[Category: Epithets]]

Latest revision as of 07:35, 7 December 2012

The Magnificent was a title used of Meriadoc Brandybuck after his return from the War of the Ring.[1][2]

The Elvenking called Bilbo Baggins "Bilbo the Magnificent" when Bilbo before departing gave him a present as a return for his "hospitality".[3]

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  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Brandybuck of Buckland"
  3. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Hobbit, "The Return Journey".