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Pervinca Took

Pervinca Took
Gregor Roffalski - Paladin's Daughters.jpg
"Paladin's Daughters" by Gregor Roffalski
Biographical Information
LocationGreat Smials, Tuckborough
BirthS.R. 1385
ParentagePaladin Took II and Eglantine Banks
SiblingsPearl, Pimpernel and Peregrin
Physical Description
GalleryImages of Pervinca Took
Pervinca Took was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

Pervinca was the third child and youngest daughter of Thain Paladin Took II and Eglantine Banks, and elder sister to Peregrin Took.

In T.A. 3001 she was a guest at Bilbo's Farewell Party.[1]

[edit] Etymology

Pervinca refers to periwinkle, trailing or erect evergreen plants such as the European creeper.[2]


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