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Outlands LoP dated 2013-04-09

Outlands College of Heralds

April 9, 2013 From the Office of the Castle Herald

Sayyidah Khalidah bint Yahya'a

castle@outlandsheralds.org

Unto the Outlands College of Heralds, our respected friends and colleagues who give freely of their time to provide commentary, and all others who come by these letters, on this 9th day of April, A.S. XLVII (2013 CE), does Sayyidah Khalidah bint Yahya'a send greetings on behalf of Mistress Fiachra ni Ciardhubhain, White Stag Principal Herald.

It would assist Castle Herald greatly in the future if you would e-mail a copy of the documentation summary for name submissions along with the paper copies. It saves having to re-type everything again. Also, please be sure that you include dates of registration and return for armory for previously registered names and resubmissions of any kind. If Castle can't find where an item was returned, it may be pended until the information is provided or payment is made for a new submission.

Here follows the Kingdom of the Outlands' Letter of Presentation for April 2013. Your comments and suggestions are always welcome. Errors found herein are my sole responsibility. Anyone may comment upon the items found herein, and e-mail commentary to the herald's commentary list is encouraged. Please have comments on items contained herein to Rampart Herald by May 15, 2013, for the decision meeting tentatively scheduled for May 15, 2013. As a reminder, the College of Arms requests commentary on all items, including appeals.

1: Aeđicina nic Elpin -New Name & New Device

Per pale vert and sable, an owl and on a chief urdy argent, a rose sable, barbed and seeded proper, between two oak leaves fesswise vert

Sound (Aeđicina, Elpin) most important.
Culture (any in the British Isles) most important.
Meaning (patronymic) most important.

[Aeđicina] - 'Celtic Personal Names of Roman Britian' (http://www.asnc.cam.ac.uk/personalnames/details.php?name=36), Aeđic, feminized with the Roman feminitive suffix of [ina] from 'Roman Names' (http://www.romanistick.uni-mainz.de/ifr/onomastik/roman_names.htm), page 4

[nic] - The submitter states that she is fine with nic, or any element like mac, fil, filia, ingen, ui, ap, etc. to form the best name structure for the culture, meaning

[Elpin] - 'A Consideration of Pictish Names' Heather Rose Jones (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/tangwystyl/pict5.html)

Consulting Herald: Selene of the Sky


2: Aeđicina nic Elpin -New Badge

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

(Fieldless) An oak leaf bendwise to sinister purpure, debruised by a caterpillar erect bendy to sinister Or and vert

Consulting Herald: Selene of the Sky


3: Argyle McGrigour -New Name & New Device

Fusily purpure and Or and on a chief intended purpure three frets Or

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Sound most important.

[Argyle] - 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 2051' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/2051); use of surnames as given names - precedence via September 2012 LoAR's Cover Letter (http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2012/09/12-09cl.html)

[McGrigour] - 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 1145' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/1145); 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 1397' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/1397); 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 3188' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/3188)

Consulting Herald: Angus Reid MacFarlane


4: Atia Quirina -New Name & New Device

Or, a dragon couchant to sinister purpure and on a chief vert, three eggs argent

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Language (Roman) most important.
Culture (Roman) most important.

[Atia] - 'Roman Names: Sample Female Names' (http://www.legionxxiv.org/nomens/)

[Quirina] - 'Roman Naming Conventions in the Late Roman Republic' (http://www.therthdimension.org/AncientRome/RomanNaming/romannaming.htm)

Consulting Herald: Heralds' Point at Estrella


5: Belinda Froste -New Name & New Device

Vert, a fleur-de-lys argent within an orle of five bees proper, heads to center

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Spelling (Froste) most important.

[Belinda] - Submitter's legal name, copy of Driver's License provided

[Froste] - 'Brass Enscription Index' (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/brasses/lastnameAH.html#F)

Consulting Herald: Andrew von Otelingen


6: Elizabeth of Saint Edmundsbury -New Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Outlands LoI of April 21, 2013 as submitted.

Per chevron azure and argent, three mullets and a rose counterchanged

Submitter's name was submitted on the March 2013 LoP (http://oscar.sca.org/index.php?action=100&loi=1848) as Elizabeth of St. Edmundsbury but the submitter agreed to the change to 'Elizabeth of Saint Edmundsbury' as scribal abbreviations are not registerable.


7: Faolan Ó Lacháin of Galway -Resub Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in May of 2012, via the Outlands

(Fieldless) A feather argent between and cajoined to an incressant and a decressant gules

Submitter's previous badge, (Fieldless) a crescent gules sustaining a wolf's paw print sable, was submitted on the October 2012 LoP (https://oscar.sca.org/index.php?action=100&loi=1631) but was withdrawn by the submitter.

Consulting Herald: Faolan Ó Lacháin of Galway


8: Gaston de Sepulveda -New Name & New Device

Sable, a chevron argent between three triquetra and a dragon's head cabossed Or

Sound most important.

[Gaston] - 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 1462' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/1462); 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 3158' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/3158)

[de Sepulveda] - 'Bulletin for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies' (http://digitalcommons.asphs.net/bsphs/vol35/iss1/4/); 'Digital History: Juan Ginés de Sepúlveda (1547)' (http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/learning_history/spain/spain_sepulveda.cfm)

[French + Spanish/Iberian] - Allowable per SENA Appendix C (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/sena.html#AppendixC)

Consulting Herald: Angus Reid MacFarlane


9: Gnaeus Modius Varro Minisculus -New Name & New Device

Per chevron purpure and argent, a fox rampant and in chief two mullets of eight points within a bordure all counterchanged

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Language (Roman) most important.
Culture (Roman) most important.

[Gnaeus] - 'Roman Names: Praenomen' (http://www.legionxxiv.org/nomens/); (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gnaeus_(praenomen)); (http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/137639/Gnaeus-Marcius-Coriolanus)

[Modius] - Dictionary of Greek and Roman Biography and Mythology v. 2, pg. 1109 (http://ancientlibrary.com/smith-bio/2217.html); 'Roman Names: Nomens' (http://www.legionxxiv.org/nomens/)

[Varro] - 'Roman Names: Cognomens' (http://www.legionxxiv.org/nomens/); De Re Rustica, Marcus Terentius Varro (http://penelope.uchicago.edu/Thayer/E/Roman/Texts/Varro/de_Re_Rustica/1*.html)

[Minisculus] - (http://www.thefreedictionary.com/minuscule)

...derived from the Latin minisculus, meaning "rather small."

Consulting Herald: Mathom the Malcontent


10: Isabetta Locke -New Name & New Device

Argent, a raven sable maintaining a spring in its mouth vert, on a chief embattled azure, one arrow reversed argent

[Isabetta] - 'Italian Renaissance Women's Names' Rhian Lyth of Blackmoor Vale (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/italian.html)

[Locke] - English Surname dated to the 16th century via IGI - Thomas Locke (1577-1628), parents Michael Locke and Jane Wilkeuse

Consulting Herald: Heralds' Point at Estrella


11: Jajiradai Jörgensen -New Name & New Device

Per pale vert and sable, a stag's head cabossed, in chief two arrows to dexter to sinister, in base a crescent moon Or

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Sound most important.

[Jajiradai] - 'Names from the Secret History of the Mongols' Compiled by Heather Daveno (http://www.augustphoenix.com/studypages/mongol_names.htm); 'Mongolian Naming Practices' Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/mongolian_names_marta.html)

[Jörgensen] - 'Vanhat nimityyppimme (Finnish Names)' (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/FinnishNamesArticle.htm); using the patronymic form, added sen for "son".

For name structure - Submitter sites 'Book of Timur Lane' for proof that Mongols interacted with and assimilated western cultures and 'Mongolian Naming Practices' Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/mongolian_names_marta.html)

Consulting Herald: Angus Reid MacFarlane


12: Kenton Drake -New Name & New Device

Gules, an octopus within an orle of rope tied in base with a square knot Or

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Sound (Like Drake, the mystical creature) most important.

[Kenton] - Submitter's legal name, copy of Driver's License provided

[Drake] - 'ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 1316' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/1316)

Consulting Herald: Andrew von Otelingen


13: Kolgrim Olafsson -New Name & New Device

Per bend sinister gules and sable, a valknut Or

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Sound most important.
Culture (12th-13th Icelandic) most important.

[Kolgrim] - The Old Norse Name, Geirr Bassi Haraldsson, pg. 12; 'Viking Names found in Landnámabók' Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/landnamabok.html)

[Olafsson] - patronymic formed from the name, Olaf; no documentation provided, submitter only mentions the numerous listings for Olaf & Olafsson in the O & A

Consulting Herald: Gwilim de Glamorgan

Submitter has provided documentation for the Valknut/Hrungnir's Heart/hrungnishjarta element. Scans of the documentation attached.

The above submission has images. To view them, see the URLs below:
#1 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=753/2013-04-10/11-20-20_kolgrim1.jpg
#2 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=753/2013-04-10/11-20-21_kolgrim2.jpg
#3 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=753/2013-04-10/11-20-21_kolgrim3.jpg
#4 https://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=753/2013-04-10/11-20-21_kolgrim4.jpg


14: Lucia Maria da Torino -New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Client requests authenticity for 13th-16th Century Italian.
Culture (13th-15th Century Italian) most important.

[Lucia] - 'Names from Sixteenth Century Venice' Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/16thcvenice.html); 'Italian Renaissance Women's Names' Rhian Lyth of Blackmoor Vale (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/italian.html)

[Maria] - 'Names from Sixteenth Century Venice' Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/16thcvenice.html); 'Italian Renaissance Women's Names' Rhian Lyth of Blackmoor Vale (http://heraldry.sca.org/laurel/names/italian.html)

[da] - Name Structure, 'Names from Sixteenth Century Venice' Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/16thcvenice.html)

[Torino] - Region of Italy, 1300-1500 (http://www.euratlas.net/history/europe/apenninica/apenninica_1300.html) and (http://www.euratlas.net/history/europe/apenninica/apenninica_1500.html)

Consulting Herald: Andrew von Otelingen


15: Trevor MacRae -New Name & New Device

Vert, a chevron between two shamrocks and a wolf's head erased sinister, two and one, argent

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Culture most important.

[Trevor] - Submitter's legal name, a copy of Driver's License provided

[MacRae] - A Dicitionary of English Surnames, Reaney and Wilson

Consulting Herald: Kiara Loftus


Thus ends the April 2013 Letter of Presentation.

In Service,

Sayyidah Khalidah bint Yahya'a

Castle Herald


OSCAR counts 12 Names, 12 Devices and 2 Badges. There are a total of 26 items submitted on this letter.

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