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Gleann Abhann GA iLOI dated 2017-05-31

Unto the good gentles who will be commenting on this letter, I offer wishes for a cool hearth (it is getting hot in Gleann Abhann) on this day.

1: Aed Cochran -New Name & New Device

Argent, a chevron gules between two boar's heads erased azure and a thistle slipped and leaved proper.

Submitter desires a masculine name.

Aed: Mentioned in A Brief Introduction to the History of Names as an Irish Gaelic name meaning 'fire'. [http://heraldry.sca.org/names/namehist.html]

Cochran: Surnames of Scotland, Black s.n. <Cochran> has <Petir Couchran> 1487.

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Colm Dubh, Gulf Wars XXVI

Consulting armorial herald(s): Ulrich Eisenhand, Gulf Wars XXVI


2: Æoelbeorht of Harduic -New Name & New Device

Per saltire azure and gules in pale two stag's heads cabossed and in fess two Maltese crosses formy argent.

Submitter desires a masculine name.

Æoelbeorht: Old English equivelent of Old German Adalbert, pg 9 of Oxford Dictionary of English Christian Names by E. G. Withycombe.

Harduic: Domesday Book of 1086, image included from Domesday Commemoration Committee: Domesday Commemoration, 1086 AD - 1886 AD Domesday Studies by the Royal Historical Society of Great Britian. [https://archive.org/details/domesdaycommemo01britgoog}

Placenames.org.uk also gives it with various spellings from to 1050 CE to 1668 CE with the Domesday Book of 1086 being listed. Image is included below. [http://placenames.org.uk/browse/mads/epns-deep-96-b-subparish-000091]

Consulting onomastic herald(s): None listed.

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=914/2017-06-01/12-34-54_harduic_image_archive.png
#2 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=914/2017-06-01/12-34-54_harduic_image_placenames.png


3: Arianna Stefana Falconi -Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in July of 2016, via Gleann Abhann.

Per bend sinister azure and vert, a hawk striking, on a chief argent three calla lilies, azure.

resubmission from https://oscar.sca.org/index.php?action=145&id=62043

The device was redrawn to make the lilies more recognizable. Documentation has been provided for the Calla Lilies

"http://flowersbulbs.com/ql_history_calla_lily.htm"

"www.ehow.com/about_6690030-meaning-calla-flower"

"www.karlsenfineheart.com/livingartsoriginals/flower-calla-lily"

"www.karlsenfineart.com/livingartsoriginals/flower-calla-lily.htm"

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=2179/2017-05-04/13-21-12_Arianna_DCT.jpg


4: Art mac Rúadáin uí Lugdach -Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in September of 2015, via Gleann Abhann.

Sable, a pale vert fimbriated Or between two bears combatant argent.

Device returned for color on color and possibly unity of posture in 4/2015, this is a complete resub.

Consulting armorial herald(s): Ulrich Eisenhand, Gulf Wars XXVI


5: Caitríona inghean Tighearnáin -Resub Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Language (13th century Gaelic) most important.
Culture (13th century Gaelic) most important.

resub from https://oscar.sca.org/kingdom/kingloi.php?kingdom=20&loi=4027

This is a resubmission at Kingdom. The original submission was in the Gleann Abhann GA iLOI dated 2016-08-16 with return presumably in October 2016 due to conflicts with a different byname.

This new submission changes the byname and avoids that conflict.

Caitríona is an Early Modern Irish Gaelic feminine name (1200-1700) found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals: Caitríona" by Mari Elspeth nic Bryan (Kathleen M. O'Brien) (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Feminine/Caiterina.shtml)

D M1493.9 Caitríona inghen Aodha Ruaidh Még Mathghamhna (ben-sidhe Uí Raghallaigh, .i. Toirrdhealbhaigh mic Seain mic Eoghain)

inghean - The standard way to form a name using a simple patronymic byname for women is:

<single given name> inghean <father's given name "Quick and Easy Gaelic Names (Formerly Published as "Quick and Easy Gaelic Bynames) 3rd Edition by Sharon L. Krossa (http://medievalscotland.org/scotnames/quickgaelicbynames/)

Tighearnáin is the Early Modern Irish Gaelic (c1200-c1700) genitive form of the Early Modern Irish Gaelic (c1200-c1700) nominative form Tighearnán found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals: Tigernán / Tighearnán" by Mari Elspeth nic Bryan (Kathleen M. O'Brien) (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Masculine/Tigernan.shtml)

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=2179/2017-06-01/14-13-20_Caitríona_inghean_Tighearnáin_-_Name_Resubmission.pdf


6: Dirk Sharpe -Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Gleann Abhann LoI of September 12, 2016 as submitted.

This device was returned on the December 2016 LoAR for violating SENA A2C1 which states that "Elements must be drawn in their period forms". This has been rectified in this drawing.

Correction to Device (2017-Jun-04 20:06:45): Blazon should read: 'Per fess Or and argent, three anvils and an ox head cabossed sable'. Thank you to Master Rory for catching that.


7: Eliza Borden -New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Sound most important.

Eliza: The Oxford Dictionary of English Christian Names, E.G. Withycombe. Used as a name for the Queen Elizabeth by 16th century poets as noted on pg 100 of [Withycombe].

Borden: A Dictionary of English and Welsh Surnames, Charles Bardsley. It can be found on pg 119.

It is also found in [R&W] on pg 54, stating 'Alice de Borden 1206', 'Richard Bordon 1296' and 'Henry Borden 1375'.

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Colm Dubh, Gulf Wars XXVI


8: Elrick Hellstern -Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Gleann Abhann LoI of October 04, 2016 as submitted.

Per bend azure and gules on a bend argent a winged ferret rampant maintaining a mace sable.

Consulting armorial herald(s): Konrad Mailauder (sp? You had a fabulous hat, O Herald of the Middle Kingdom), Gulf Wars XXVI


9: Jehanne Darc de la Cost -New Badge

OSCAR is unable to find the name, either registered or submitted.

(Fieldless) A fleur-de-lys per pale argent and azure enflamed.


10: Jehanne Darc de la Cost -New Badge

OSCAR is unable to find the name, either registered or submitted.

(Fieldless) An acorn bendwise sinister proper enflamed.


11: Kolfrosta Ûlfsdóttir -New Name & New Device

Per chevron sable and purpure, two rabbits sejant and a decrescent argent.

No major changes.
Sound (koal - frost - ah) most important.

Kolfrosta: Old Icelandic name, c. 1300 from 'Bósa saga og Herrauðs', as the name of the mother of King Hárekr. [http://vikinganswerlady.com/ONWomensNames.shtml#k]

Ûlfsdóttir:standard feminine patronymic form of Ûlfr per Geirr-Bassi pgs. 15&17.

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Rosamund Playfayre, Gulf Wars XXVI

Consulting armorial herald(s): Rosamond Playfayre, Gulf Wars XXVI


12: Lagerdamm, Shire of -New Augmentation of Arms

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in June of 1984, via Meridies.

Argent, on a pale vert a mermaid affronty maintaining to dexter in both hands a harp argent, within overall a laurel wreath counterchanged, and for augmentation in base a ram's head erased argent armed Or and collared gules.

Petition for support of the populace and officers has been received.

Old arms were registered as such: June of 1984 (via Meridies): Argent, on a pale vert a mermaid affronty maintaining to dexter in both hands a harp argent, within overall a laurel wreath counterchanged.

Augmentation received 15 August 2015, as per the Kingdom OP found here:

http://records.gleannabhann.net/public/person.php?id=1427

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=2179/2017-05-04/13-31-37_Lagerdamm_aug_pop.jpg
#2 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=2179/2017-05-04/13-31-38_Lagerdamm_aug_web.jpg


13: Lilian the Roma -New Name & New Device

Or, a dragon sejant affronty wings displayed gules perched on the crown of a tree proper.

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Meaning (Lilian the Roma) most important.

Lilian: 16th century female given name in Oxford Dictionary of English Christian Names by E. G. Withycombe, S.N. Lilian

the Roma: accepted Lingua Anglica term for the Romany instead of Gypsy, per April 2015 precedent re: Richard the Roma of Northshield [http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2015/04/15-04lar.html#170]

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Sofya la Rus, Gulf Wars XXVI


14: Margherita de Verde -New Name & New Device

Vert, on a chevron argent three chalices azure and a Chief invected argent

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Language (near Renaissance Italy) most important.
Culture (near Renaissance Italy) most important.

Margherita - "Italian Renaissance Women's Names" http://heraldry.sca.org/names/italian.html

de Verde - byname found 2 time in - "Masculine Names from Thirteenth Century Pisa"http://heraldry.sca.org/names/pisa/pisa.html

"Bynames in Alphabetical Order" http://heraldry.sca.org/names/pisa/pisa-bynames-alpha.html


15: Maria Segovia Montero -New Name & New Device

Purpure, a coney argent attired with stag's antlers Or in chief a sword fesswise reversed argent hilted Or.

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Language (Spanish) most important.
Culture (Spanish) most important.

Maria: Spanish Names from the Late 15th Century, Juliana de Luna. [https://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/isabella/WomensGivenAlpha.html]

Segovia: Spanish Names from the Late 15th Century, Juliana de Luna. It states that is a locative byname with the usage of 'de'. [https://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/isabella/locative.html]

Montero: Spanish Names from the Late 15th Century, Juliana de Luna. It states that is a locative byname without the usage of 'de'. [https://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/isabella/locative.html]

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Colm Dubh, Gulf Wars XXV (Gulfnado payment)

Consulting armorial herald(s): Villana Palazolo, Gulf Wars XXV (late Gulfnado payment)


16: Odhrán Corbán -New Name & New Device

Per chevron Or and vert, two anvils sable and on a flame Or a feather palewise gules.

Submitter desires a masculine name.

Odhrán: dated to the years 544-944. Spelled the same in Ogham, Old Irish, and Middle Irish. From Index of Names in Risih Annals: Masucline Given Names by Mari Espeth nic Bryan. [http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Masculine/Odran.shtml]

Corbán: s.n. Corbagn as listed as Corb:a'} in the Old Irish form. From Some Masculine Ogham Names by Tangwystyl verch Morgant Glasvryn [http://heraldry.sca.org/names/ogham/ogham.html]

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Brigida von Müchen, Gulf Wars XXVI

Consulting armorial herald(s): Ulrich Eisenhand, Gulf Wars XXVI


17: Oláfr Bristlebeard -New Household Name & New Badge

OSCAR is unable to find the name, either registered or submitted.

Hus Dreogan

Hus Dreogan

Meaning (house of service) most important.

Hus: Old English/Anglo-Saxon 'House'

Dreogan: A Dictionary of the Anglo-Saxon LanguageA.S Bosworth. Screepcap of the relavant page is included.

Consulting onomastic herald(s): None listed

Correction to Badge (2017-Jun-04 21:06:08): Text of the blazon should read: Azure, within a serpent in annulo vorant of its own tail an antler inverted and an antler palewise argent.' Thank you to Master Rory for catching that.

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=914/2017-06-01/13-16-06_dreogan_anglosaxon.png


18: Paywyn Alandell -New Name & New Device

Gyronny Or and sable, a Latin cross between four horses rampant argent.

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No changes.

Paywyn - William Paywin, father of Samell Paywin, Christened 14 March 1657 in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, England. Batch #C04243-2 https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NGBM-CPT

The I/Y switch is common in English(see December 2014 LoAR; Riance Goch, via Atenveldt.

Using a late-period English surname ad a given name is allowed per SENA.

Alandell

Jane Alandell married 19 Jun 1634 in Friskney, Lincoln, England. Batch#M02840-3

https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NFQF-84J


19: Ravens Hold, Shire of -New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in April of 2014, via Gleann Abhann.

Per saltire argent and gules, a raven migrant to chief sable within a wreath of laurels vert.

Shire of Ravenshold device, petition filled out, dated, and received all in one day at Gulf Wars between the hours of 1300 and 1800. It will be included in the packet.


20: Reimund Wanderer -New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in August of 2013, via Gleann Abhann.

Per bend sinister wavy azure and gules a compass rose Or and an eagle striking sinister argent.


21: Sylliven Maverick -New Name

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Sound (Sylvain Maverick) most important.

Sylliven: Catherin Sylliven, female, christened 9 July 1598, Matson, Glouscester, England. [https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:/NGWI-3MC], Batch #C03019-1.

Maverick: Henry Maverick, married 24 December 1642 in Honiton on Otter, Devon, England. Batch #M05114-1 [https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:/N25P-VMQ]

Using a surnamed as first name in Late Period Eland is acceptable as per SENA.

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Brigida von Müchen, Gulf Wars XXVI


22: Tiberius Fabricius Severus -Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Gleann Abhann LoI of October 04, 2016 as submitted.

Per chevron azure and vert, two zephyrs and a recurve bow drawn to sinister argent.

Period image of recurve bow to be found in the Grunnenberg Warrenbuch BSBCsg9210, f68, dated 1602-1604.

Returned for redraw of zephyrs.


23: Vincent le l'etoile -New Name

Vincent le l'etoile

Meaning (of the star) most important.

Vincent: Vincent Baynne, 10 May 1573; citing , reference ; FHL microfilm 370,925. Batch B00047-6 [https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:JC9D-829]

de l'Estoile: de l'Estoile, part of an Inn name in 15th century Paris. Inn Signs and House Names in 15th Century Paris, by Juliana de Luna, [http://medievalscotland.org/jes/ParisInnHouseNames/#Heraldic]

Consulting onomastic herald(s): Ines Alfán


24: Zaneta moglie di Nicolo Marcello -New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in April of 2011, via Gleann Abhann.

Per pale sable and azure, a spider tergiant between flaunches argent.

Consulting armorial herald(s): Rosamonde Playfayre


In humble service,

Gaius Curtius Primus

Moonstone Herald, Kingdom of Gleann Abhann


OSCAR counts 12 Names, 1 Household Name, 16 Devices, 3 Badges and 1 Augmentation of Arms. There are a total of 33 items submitted on this letter.

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