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Bird-tamer was a mocking title given to Radagast by Saruman,[1] and in fact close to the meaning of his original name, Aiwendil.[2]


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Fellowship of the Ring, "The Council of Elrond"
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, Christopher Tolkien (ed.), Unfinished Tales, "The Istari"