Bungo Baggins was a Hobbit of the Shire and the father of Bilbo.

Biography Edit

Bungo was born in TA 2846. He was the eldest of the five children of Mungo and Laura (Grubb) Baggins. His siblings were named Belba, Longo, Linda, and Bingo. Bungo married Belladonna Took sometime in S.R. 1280 and built a luxurious Hobbit-hole called Bag End in the Hill at Hobbiton for her. They had one child, Bilbo, who was born in TA 2890. Bungo died in TA 2926.[1]

Legacy Edit

Aside from fathering Bilbo, Bungo is most remembered for the construction of the famous Bag End, which had become a topic of great discussion and a place of important meetings and gatherings concerning the world.

Quotes Edit

"Third time pays for all."
Bilbo quoting his father just before he enters the mountain tunnel.[2]

"Every worm has his weak spot."
Bilbo quoting his father before reentering the mountain tunnel.[2]

"While there's life there's hope."
Bilbo quoting his father after the Dwarves were in despair at their being trapped in the Lonely Mountain by Smaug.[3]

Translations around the world Edit

Foreign Language Translated name
Amharic ቡንጎ ባግጊንስ
Arabic بانجو باجنز
Armenian Բունգո Բեգինս
Basque Bungo Zorrozabal
Belarusian Cyrillic Бунго Баггінс
Bengali বুঙ বাগ্গিন্স ?
Breton Bungo Sac'heg
Bulgarian Cyrillic Бънго Бегинс
Catalan Bungo Saquet
Czech Bungo Pytlík
Danish Bungo Sækker
Dutch Bungo Balings
Esperanto Bungo Baginzo
Finnish Bungo Reppuli
French Bungo Sacquet
Galician Bungo Bolseiro
Georgian ბანგო ბეგინსი
German Bungo Beutlin
Gujarati બુઙો બગ્ગિન્સ
Hebrew בנגוב בגינס
Hungarian Zsákos Bungó
Japanese 豊後バギンズ
Kazakh Бұнго Бэггинс (Cyrillic) Bungo Béggïns (Latin)
Korean 분고 배긴스
Kyrgyz Cyrillic Бунго Баггинс
Macedonian Cyrillic Бунго Баггинс
Marathi बोंगो बग्गिन्स
Mongolian Cyrillic Бунго Баггинс
Nepalese बुङो बग्गिन्स
Norwegian Bungo Sekker
Bungo Lommelun
Persian بونگو باگگینس ?
Portuguese Bungo Bolseiro
Russian Бунго Бэггинс
Serbian Банго Багинс (Cyrillic) Bango Bagins (Latin)
Sanskrit बुङो बग्गिन्स्
Sinhalese බුඞො බග්ගින්ස්
Slovak Bungo Pytlík
Slovenian Bungo Bisagin
Spanish Bungo Bolsón
Swedish Bungo Bagger
Tajik Cyrillic Бунго Баггинс
Tamil புஙொ பக்கிந்ஸ் ?
Telugu బుఙొ బగ్గిన్స
Ukrainian Cyrillic Бунґо Торбин
Urdu بونگو بیگنز
Uzbek Бунго Баггинс (Cyrillic) Bungo Baggins (Latin)
Yiddish בונגאָ באַגגינס

References Edit

  1. The Lord of the Rings: Appendix C, "Baggins of Hobbiton"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Hobbit: "Inside Information"
  3. The Hobbit: "Not at Home"