Tookbank

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Tookbank
Village
General Information
LocationWestfarthing, the Shire
TypeVillage
InhabitantsHobbits

Tookbank was a small village in the Tookland, in the Westfarthing of the Shire, not far west of the larger township of Tuckborough.[1]

Etymology

David Salo suggests that the name represents a possible Old Hobbitish form Tucbanca meaning "slope of the Tooks" (cf. river bank).[2]

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