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How do hobbits talk?

Hobbits in the films speak Hobbitish with an English Midlands accent, presumably because Tolkien had said that the Shire was based largely on his boyhood home in the Midlands. Bilbo and Frodo Baggins, speak with a more refined and less pronounced accent (because they are both educated, presumably).

What language do they speak in LOTR?

Although the Elvish languages Sindarin and Quenya are the most famous and the most mature languages of those that Tolkien invented for his mythology, they were not near to the only ones.

What language is the Hobbit written in?


What is a female hobbit called?

“Acokanthera” is probably not an appropriate name for a female hobbit, while “Luculia” is. Examples of female hobbit names would be “Lobelia”, “Primula”, “Ruby”, and “Angelica”.

Why are there no females in the Hobbit?

The problem is one of biological accuracy. Tolkien’s characters defy the basics of reproduction: dwarf fathers beget dwarf sons, hobbit uncles pass rings down to hobbit nephews. If there are any mothers or daughters, aunts or nieces, they make no appearances.

Is smaug a girl?

Tolkien’s illustration “Conversation with Smaug”
In-universe information
Race Dragon
Gender Male

Can Sauron kill Smaug?

The only way Sauron wins this is if he corrupts Smaug with magic, but even that is unlikely. Smaug is arguably too powerful to fall under his spell. 1: There are too many. Some archer or troll will get lucky eventually, Smaug would kill hundreds to thousands but that’s nothing to Sauron.

Why did smaug die so fast?

In the film, Bard uses a special anti-dragon arrow forged specifically to kill dragons, and it strikes deep enough to pierce Smaug’s heart. It’s 7–8 foot projectile and all but the end disappears into Smaug.

Can Gandalf kill Smaug?

The Dragon Sauron might use with terrible effect. Despite all of which, if it had come to it, Gandalf likely would have been able to fight and destroy Smaug, if there had been no other choice.

Is smaug Sauron?

Smaug was the last of the great fire drakes of the north (quite possibly not the last dragon, but apparently the last one to be relevant to history), and the race of dragons was ultimately a creation of Sauron’s former master, Morgoth.

Can smaug use the One Ring?

Yes, but dragons only seek treasure— not power. So as with the Dwarves, the Ring would have only make him more greedy. If Smaug could turn invisible, he could scarcely have burned cities without being noticed.

How old is Smaug?

Certainly dragons live very, very long– Glaurung had been ‘brooding’ for a century, and was still considered to be juvenile. Smaug was at very least ~180 years old by the time he was slain.

Did smaug not need to eat?

While it is not specified in the books, Tolkien’s dragons may not need to eat to survive as they are implied to be immortal unless killed (like elves). Or maybe Smaug come out every once in a while to hunt some beasts of prey in the nearby.

Is Smaug the last dragon?

Smaug was the last named dragon of Middle-earth. He was slain by Bard, a descendant of Girion, Lord of Dale.

Is smaug good or bad?

So no, Smaug was never good, and was never corrupted by the treasure of Erebor. He and his kind were agents of corruption themselves. You’ve got it exactly backwards: Smaug was initially evil and that’s one of two* reasons the fabulous treasure of Erebor became both corrupted and corrupting.

What is Smaug’s weakness?

Aware of this vulnerability, Smaug deliberately had spent years sprawled on the wealth of his hoard, allowing diamonds and hard gemstones to be embedded into his belly, armoring his only weakness.

Why is smaug so angry?

Smaug was upset by his lack of wealth. Therefore when he heard the tale of the Dwarves of Erebor he knew that the great treasure should be his.

Can smaug see Bilbo?

According to the book, he never saw Bilbo. Bilbo was there, in the same hall, under the same roof but he careful enough to stay in the shadows and wear the ring. Smaug could smell him and he knew where he stood but never asked him about his invisibility.

Is Sauron more powerful than Smaug?

Originally Answered: Is Smaug stronger than Sauron? No. One of the main reasons Gandalf wanted Smaug out of the way was that he was afraid of the possibility of Sauron using the dragon in his quest for the domination of Middle-Earth.

Did smaug know the ring?

Smaug didn’t smell the ring, he just noticed that the “thief” being Bilbo was invisible.. Somehow Smaug is oddly up to date with general middle earth knowledge like Thorin having the nickname ‘Oakensheild’ and that “a darkness is coming” being Sauron and his army..