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Allegiance House Tyrell
Born Westeros[2]

Butterbumps is the fool and jester of House Tyrell.

Appearance and Character

Butterbumps is immensely fat.[3] He owns a jester's suit of green and yellow feathers with a floppy coxcomb.[1] Despite his size, he is capable of tumbling, juggling, singing, and sleight of hand.[1][2] He can also fart at will.[1]

Recent Events

A Storm of Swords

Butterbumps travels to King's Landing with the retinue of House Tyrell. When Olenna Redwyne and Margaery Tyrell invite Sansa Stark to lunch to question the girl about the character of Margaery's betrothed, King Joffrey I Baratheon, they mask their conversation from unwanted ears by having Butterbumps sing The Bear and the Maiden Fair at exceptional volume.[1]

Butterbumps is present at the wedding of Margaery and Joffrey, where he performs together with Moon Boy.[4]

A Feast for Crows

Butterbumps entertains the guests at the wedding of Margaery Tyrell and King Tommen I Baratheon together with Moon Boy between dishes.[5]