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Adamanta Chubb

Adamanta Chubb
Hobbit
Biographical Information
LocationTookland
Family
FamilyChubb
SpouseOld Took
ChildrenIsengrim III, Hildigard, Isumbras IV, Hildigrim, Isembold, Hildifons, Isembard, Hildibrand, Belladonna, Donnamira, Mirabella and Isengar
Physical Description
GenderFemale

Adamanta Chubb was a Hobbit of the Shire who flourished around the 29th century of the Third Age[1].

[edit] History

Adamanta was the wife of the Old Took. They had twelve children: Isengrim III, Hildigard, Isumbras IV, Hildigrim, Isembold, Hildifons, Isembard, Hildibrand, Belladonna, Donnamira, Mirabella, Isengar.[2]

[edit] Etymology

Adamanta comes from from "adamant", a mythical unbreakable substance, now referring to diamonds. Jewel names were common among female Hobbits.

References

  1. Robert Foster, The Complete Guide to Middle-earth
  2. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Took of Great Smials"