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Odovacar Bolger

Odovacar Bolger
Biographical Information
BirthS.R. 1335
DeathS.R. 1431 (aged 96)
ParentageHerugar Bolger and Jessamine Boffin
SpouseRosamunda Took
ChildrenFredegar and Estella
Physical Description

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

[edit] 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]

[edit] Etymology

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


  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C, "Bolger of Budgeford"
  2. Jim Allan (1978), An Introduction to Elvish, "Giving of Names"