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Myrtle Burrows

Myrtle Burrows
Biographical Information
BirthS.R. 1393
ParentageMilo Burrows and Peony Baggins
SiblingsMosco, Moro and Minto
Physical Description

Myrtle Burrows was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

She was the third child and only daughter of Milo and Peony Burrows. When she was eight years old, with her family, she was present at the Birthday Party, in S.R. 1401.[1]

[edit] Etymology

The name Myrtle refers to the genus of plants with evergreen leaves, white-pink flowers and fragrant berries. The name derives from ancient Greek μύρτος through Latin.[2]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. Wiktionary entry