As stout halfling, is hardier than average and have some resistance to poison. Some say that stouts have dwarven blood. These halflings are called stronghearts by their peers, and they’re most common closer towards the east. Some settlements have also been erected in the dwarven regions.
Certain halflings have dwarven names, in addition or in place of their halfling ones.
Major language groups and dialects
Stout halflings from the Barrens often speak dwarven in addition to their other languages.
Shared customary codes and values
Stout halflings in the Hills often share the values of other halflings almost completely, but are more known to temporarily enlist in the Peacekeepers than others. Those who are raised in the Barrens have a far more dwarven way of life, especially like the Hill Dwarves, and often go out on hunting trips in addition to their farming.