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|Location||Great Smials, Tuckborough|
|Birth||S.R. 1247 |
|Death||S.R. 1346 (aged 99)|
|Parentage||Gerontius Took and Adamanta Chubb|
|Siblings||Isengrim, Hildigard, Isumbras, Hildigrim, Isembold, Hildifons, Hildibrand, Belladonna, Donnamira, Mirabella and Isengar|
Isembard Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.
History[edit | edit source]
Isembard was the seventh child of Gerontius Took and Adamanta Chubb. He had one son, Flambard Took, born in S.R. 1287.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
The name means "iron battle-axe" (isen + bard).
- ↑ J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"
- ↑ Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"