Of any generation! In fact, these two references are both to Bullroarer Took, once as Old Took’s g-g-uncle and once as Bilbo’s g-g-g-g-uncle. I have chosen to make these one entry, but let the debate rage on! Neither form, nor great-uncle, nor grand-uncle, appear in the Project Gutenberg 100K most common words.
- 01.094 even to Old Took’s great-grand-uncle Bullroarer,
- 01.097 I had a great-great-great-grand-uncle once,