Halflings

 / Halfling
   Translation of Sindarin Periannath (Hobbits).
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   A name for Hobbits used by Men; it was originally given to them by the tall Dúnedain, who were literally twice the height of a typical Hobbit.

J.R.R. Tolkien's Middle-earth glossary. . 2003.

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