Fastred of Greenholm
| The name Fastred refers to more than one character, item or concept. For a list of other meanings, see Fastred (disambiguation).
Fastred of Greenholm was a Hobbit of the Shire.
Fastred married Elanor Gardner in Fo.A. 30 on the Far Downs. Together they had a son, Elfstan, and a daughter Fíriel.
He was made Warden of Westmarch in S.R. 1462 by Thain Peregrin Took, and he relocated to the Undertowers with his family.
Fastred in Old English means "fast-rede, firm-counsel".
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix B, "Later Events Concerning the Members of the Fellowship of the Ring"
J.R.R. Tolkien, The Adventures of Tom Bombadil, "Preface", note 2
- ↑ Jim Allan (ed.), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"