Gollum

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Etymology[edit]

From English Gollum, the character in J. R. R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings, "to whom this shark bears some resemblance in form and habits." See more on Wikipedia: Slender smooth-hound § Taxonomy and phylogeny

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Gollum m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Pseudotriakidae — the slender smooth-hound and gollumsharks.

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Etymology[edit]

A fictional character from J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth. In the story, he was originally known as Sméagol and later named Gollum after his habit of making "a horrible swallowing noise in his throat".

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Gollum ‎(plural Gollums)

  1. A person who bears the traits or has the characteristics of Gollum in J. R. R. Tolkien's Middle-earth, such as multiple personality disorder and the like.

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Proper noun[edit]

Gollum ? ‎(genitive Gollums)

  1. Gollum (clarification of this German definition is being sought)

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Gollum

  1. Gollum (clarification of this Swedish definition is being sought)