Odovacar Bolger

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Odovacar Bolger
Hobbit
Odovacar Bolger from The Lord of the Rings Online
Biographical Information
LocationBudgeford
BirthS.R. 1335
DeathS.R. 1431 (aged 96)
Family
FamilyBolger
ParentageHerugar Bolger and Jessamine Boffin
SpouseRosamunda Took
ChildrenFredegar and Estella
Physical Description
GenderMale
GalleryImages of Odovacar Bolger

Odovacar Bolger (S.R. 1335S.R. 1431) was a hobbit of the Shire.

History

Odovacar was the son of Herugar Bolger and Jessamine Boffin. He became head of the family after his father's death. Odovacar married Rosamunda Took, and had two children: Fredegar and Estella. They were all present at Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

Etymology

Odovacar contains aud "wealth" and vacar "watchful".[2] It was the name of a legendary germanic king of Rome.

Portrayal in adaptations

2007: The Lord of the Rings Online:

Odovacar Bolger is a pig farmer living in Budgeford. He asks the player to investigate the rumour of a Black Rider seen at his farm at night, but it turns out to be simply another hobbit playing panks.

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