Second child of Marmadas Brandybuck. Mentha Brandybuck was born in 2983 of the Third Age. She was the daughter of Marmadas Brandybuck, and her mother's name is not known. Mentha had an older brother named Merimas and a younger sister named Melilot. Mentha attended Bilbo's Farewell Party in 3001 with her family.
Names & Meanings
Mentha is the name of a type of mint. It has pink flowers. Like many Hobbit-lasses, Mentha Brandybuck was named after a plant.
The Lord of the Rings, Appendix C: "Brandybuck genealogy," page 382
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