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Elvish writing for Gamgee

Bell Gamgee, born Bell Goodchild was a Hobbit of the Shire.


Bell was born around TA 2926 (SR 1326). She was the wife of Hamfast and mother of Hamson, Halfred, Daisy, May, Samwise, and Marigold Cotton. Bell Gamgee was the mother of Samwise Gamgee, one of the most famous of hobbit kind who helped Frodo on his journey to Mount Doom. She was also the wife of the old gaffer mentioned many times by Samwise in the story.

Portrayal in adaptations

Bell Goodchild appeared in the 2003 video game The Hobbit as a child playing hide-and-seek in the Old Mill with other hobbits.


Foreign Language Translated name
Arabic بيل (غودتشايلد) غامجي
Bulgarian Cyrillic Бел (Гудчайлд) Майтапер
Catalan Campaneta Bonafilla
Chinese 贝尔 (古德柴尔德) 詹吉
Finnish Kello (Kilttilä) Gamgi
French Bell (Bonenfant) Gamgie
German Bell (Gutkind) Gamdschie
Hebrew בל (גודצ'יילד) גמג'י
Japanese ベル (グッドチャイルド) ギャムジー
Kazakh Белл (Гудчайлд) Гэмджи (Cyrillic) Bell (Goodchaild) Gamji (Latin)
Persian بل (گودچایلد) گمجی
Polish Bella (Goodchild) Gamgee
Russian Бэлл (Гудчайлд) Гэмджи
Ukrainian Cyrillic Белл (Гудчайлд) Ґамґее