Sword-Giving Old Man

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This page is about the Old Man who gives Link the Sword. For the other Old Men, see White Sword-Giving Old Man, Magical Sword-Giving Old Man, and Letter-Entrusting Old Man.

The Sword-Giving Old Man is a character in The Legend of Zelda.[1]

Biography

The Sword-Giving Old Man is found in a cave on the initial screen where Link starts his journey. He will provide Link with the Sword.[2]

Nomenclature

Names in Other Regions
LanguageNamesMeanings
Japan
Japanese
ソードのおじいさん (Sōdo no Ojīsan)[4]Sword Old Man
The People's Republic of China
ChineseSI
赠予林克宝剑的老人 (zèng yǔ Lín kè bǎo jiàn de lǎo rén)[8]Same as English.
The Kingdom of the Netherlands
Dutch
N/A 
The French Republic
FrenchEU
Vieil homme à l'Épée[6]Old man with the Sword
The Federal Republic of Germany
German
Alter Mann mit Holzschwert[5]Old Man with Wooden Sword
The Italian Republic
Italian
Anziano che dona la spada[3] 
The Kingdom of Spain
SpanishEU
Anciano con la espada[7] 
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Gallery

See Also

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Encyclopedia, Dark Horse Books, pg. 219 (TLoZ)
  2. "IT'S DANGEROUS TO GO ALONE! TAKE THIS." — Sword-Giving Old Man (The Legend of Zelda)
  3. Encyclopedia, Magazzini Salani, pg. 219
  4. Encyclopedia, Tokuma Shoten Publishing, pg. 217
  5. Encyclopedia, TOKYOPOP, pg. 219
  6. Encyclopedia, Les Éditions Soleil, pg. 219
  7. Encyclopedia, Norma Editorial, pg. 219
  8. 塞尔达传说:百科全书, New Star Press, pg. 219