Meriadoc Brandybuck, usually referred to as Merry, is a fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkien's universe of Middle-earth, featured as a central character throughout Tolkien's most famous work, The Lord of the Rings. Merry is a Hobbit, and one of Frodo's best friends. With his people skills, he really knows how to get around.
Because of his bravery, he earns the respect and squireship of King Théoden.
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