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Rudigar Bolger

Rudigar Bolger
Biographical Information
Locationthe Shire
BirthS.R. 1255
DeathS.R. 1348 (aged 93)
ParentageAdalgar Bolger
SiblingsRudibert and Ruby
SpouseBelba Baggins
Physical Description

Rudigar Bolger was a Hobbit of the Shire.

[edit] History

The son of Adalgar Bolger and husband of Belba Baggins, Rudigar became head of the Bolger Family as the eldest heir. He had one son, Herugar.[1]

[edit] Etymology

The name contains hrod "fame" and gar "spear".[2] It is the Middle High German form of Old English Hrothgar and modern Roger.


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