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Outlands LoI dated 2015-05-30

From the Office of Rampart Herald

THL Khalidah bint Yahya'a (Nicole Riviezzo)

rampart@outlandsheralds.org

Unto the Sovereigns and members of the College of Arms of the Society, does Khalidah bint Yahya'a, Rampart Herald send her greetings.

What follows is the May 2015 Letter of Intent for the Kingdom of the Outlands.

I would like to thank ffride wlffsdotter, Green Anchor, Blue Tyger, and all of the heralds who were kind enough to contribute comments on OSCAR.

It is my intent to register this May the following items from the Outlands' College of Heralds.

This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

1: Ceallach Sionnach - New Name

Submitter has no desire as to gender.
Spelling most important.

[Ceallach] - Irish Given Name. From ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 1155 (http://www.panix.com/~gabriel/public-bin/showfinal.cgi?1155+0). "Can be both masculine and feminine, and derives from the same root that <Cilli/ne> does."; ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 3299 (http://www.panix.com/~gabriel/public-bin/showfinal.cgi?3313+0) "Our earliest instance is from after your period, in 1077, for a man recorded as Catharnach Sionnach "The root of the clan byname <o/ Ceallaigh> is the masculine name <Ceallach>. <Ceallach> was also used as a feminine name, but only in the very early period, when it was spelled <Cellach> rather than <Ceallach>"

[Sionnach] - Irish surname - from ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 3313 (http://www.panix.com/~gabriel/public-bin/showfinal.cgi?1059+0) There is also a surname <O/ Sionnaigh> [3], based on <sionnach> "fox". This name literally means "male descendant of Sionnach"

Additional Documentation provided by Blue Tyger:

<Ceallach> is an Early Modern Irish male name found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals" by Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Masculine/Cellach.shtml) with relevant Annals dates of 1251, 1278, 1281, 1371, 1376.

<Sionnach> is an Early Modern Irish byname also found in Mari's "Index" (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/DescriptiveBynames/Sionnach.shtml) with relevant Annals dates of 1233, 1287, 1316, 1370, 1381, 1400, 1445, 1446, 1472, 1500


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

2: Hergeirr Audinsson - New Name Change

OSCAR NOTE: filing name should not be registered for a primary name change. It was, in in August of 2015, via the Outlands.

Old Item: Matthias Fledermus, to be retained as an alternate name.
Submitter desires a masculine name.
Sound most important.

Source 1: St Gabriels #2856 - Hergierr (http://www.panix.com/~gabriel/public-bin/showfinal.cgi/2856.txt)

Source 2: Vikinganswerlady - Audinsson - These sources show a combination of 'Aud' and 'sson' in various locations in a table with sources cited. (http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONMensNames.shtml#vinr)

Additional Documentation provided by ffride wlffsdotter:

Lind. col. 102 sn. Auðun:

<Þorgiæir Auduns son> 1333 (Diplomatarium Norvegicum http://www.dokpro.uio.no/perl/middelalder/diplom_vise_tekst.prl?b=1333&s=n&str=Auduns%)

<Jogrime Audinssyni>, dative case, 1419 (Diplomatarium Norvegicum http://www.dokpro.uio.no/perl/middelalder/diplom_vise_tekst.prl?b=1784&s=n&str=Audins%)

and I don't see it in Lind:

<Aasa Audins dotter> 1462 Diplomatarium Norvegicum vol 2, p. 631, number 843. (http://www.dokpro.uio.no/perl/middelalder/diplom_vise_tekst.prl?b=1975&s=n&str=Audins%)

Lind col. 518 sn. Hergeirr:

<hergeirs arnasonar> genitive, 1390 (Diplomatarium Islandicum http://baekur.is/en/bok/000197700/3/5/Diplomatarium_Islandicum___Bindi_3_Bls_5)

<arni hergeirs son> 1409 (from Diplomatarium Norvegicum http://baekur.is/en/bok/000197700/3/5/Diplomatarium_Islandicum___Bindi_3_Bls_5) <Esbiorn Hergeirsson> 1487 (from Diplomatarium Norvegicum http://www.dokpro.uio.no/perl/middelalder/diplom_vise_tekst.prl?b=4460&s=n&str=Hergeirsson)

All of these patronymic bynames would support genitive <Hergeirs> to nominative <Hergeirr>.

Originally submitted as <Hergierr Audisson> but it was established that <Hergierr> was a typo. Kingdom adjusted the name to <Hergeirr Audisson> with the approval of the consulting herald and submitter.


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

3: Lucrèce de Pardieu - New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Client requests authenticity for 1520-1600 France.
Language (Mid-late 1500s female French name with initials LDP) most important.
Culture (Mid-late 1500s female French name with initials LDP) most important.
Spelling (Mid-late 1500s female French name with initials LDP) most important.

[Lucrèce] - "Late Period French Feminine Names" Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/french/latefrench.html)

[de Pardieu] - "Sixteenth Century Norman Names" Cateline de la Mor (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/cateline/norman16.html)


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

4: Margaret von Nordhusen - Resub Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Outlands LoI of September 25, 2014 as submitted.

Argent, an open book and on a chief triangular purpure, three crescents interlaced in pall inverted, horns outward, argent

The previous submission, Per chevron inverted purpure and argent, three crescents interlaced in pall inverted horns outward and an open book counterchanged, was returned on the December 2014 LoAR (http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2014/12/14-12lar.html#328) with the following: {This device submission is returned for being in violation of A3D2c: Unity of Posture and Orientation. Here the arrangement of the crescents in chief has to be blazoned independently from the book in base which is part of the same charge group. Thus the arrangement is not unified.}

Submitter's name was registered on the December 2014 LoAR (http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2014/12/14-12lar.html#327).


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

5: Nahrun Kabirun, Shire of - New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in November of 1989, via the Outlands

Azure, a crescent Or, overall a phoenix argent rising from flames gules

Original Emblazon (http://oscar.sca.org/emblazons/Outlands/2015-04/nahrun2-c.jpg) was changed at Kingdom with approval of submitting herald, as he provided the new emblazon, after commentors noted the flames did not look like flames, more like a bad toupee.


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

6: Nahrun Kabirun, Shire of - New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in November of 1989, via the Outlands

Per bend wavy argent and azure, in bend sinister a decrescent bendwise sinister gules and a scimitar bendwise argent


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

7: Niccolò Santi - New Name

Language (15th century Italy/Florence) most important.
Culture (15th century Italy/Florence) most important.

[Niccolo] - "Italian Names from the Online Tratte of Office Holders 1282-1532" Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/italian/tratte/) and "A Listing of all Men's Given Names from the Condado Section of the Florence Catasto of 1427" Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/condado/mensalpha.html)

[Santi] - "Family Names Appearing in the Catasto of 1427" (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/ferrante/catasto/family_names.html)


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

8: Padraig MacLauman - New Name Change

OSCAR NOTE: filing name should not be registered for a primary name change. It was, in in August of 2015, via the Outlands.

Old Item: Patrick of Clan Lamont, to be retained as an alternate name.
Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Language most important.
Culture most important.

[Padraig] - http://medievalscotland.org/problem/names/padraig.shtml, by: Josh Mittleman, Steve Roylance, and Pedr Gurteen, c1998

[MacLauman] - Black, "Surnames of Scottland", c1996, pg413, Under Lamont, "Malcom, son on Lauman"

Additional Documentation provided by Blue Tyger:

<Pádraig> is an Early Modern Gaelic male given name found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals" by Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Masculine/Padraig.shtml) with Annals dates of 1205, 1206, 1216, 1255, 1264, 1265, 1432, 1469, 1470, 1481, 1486, 1488, 1493, 1495, 1505, 1514, 1534, 1578. The accent can be omitted as long as accents are omitted throughout the name.

<MacLauman> would a Scots surname if it is based on an entry in Black. Scots and Gaelic can be combined as long as the elements are within 300 years of each other, per Appendix C of SENA.


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

9: Rita Die Perle Von Der Wetterau - New Name & New Device

Per bend wavy argent and azure, a bend wavy counterchanged between a water wheel proper and an escallop inverted Or

No changes.

[Rita] - Historisches Deutsches Vornamenbuch, Wilfrid Seibicke, p. 6 Book 3

[Die Perle] - German for "The Pearl"

[Von Der] - German for "From the"

[Wetterau] - Etymologisches Wörterbuch der Deutschen Familiennamen, J.K. Brechenmacher, p. 797, Vol. 2, 'Wetterau(b)er'


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

10: Rodrigo de Zaragoza - New Name

No major changes.
Language (Spanish) most important.
Culture (Spanish) most important.

Rodrigo is listed in 'Medieval Spanish Names from the Monastery of Sahagun' (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/miguel/sahagun/), Third Group by Antonio Miguel Santos de Borja. It is listed 52 times.

Zaragoza is a City in Spain. It is the capital city of Aragon province. It was founded as an outpost of the Roman Empire in 24 B.C. Documentation can be found at: http://www.spiritualtravels.info/articles-2/europe-2/zaragoza-spain-our-lady-of-pilar/the-city-of-za ragoza-spain/history-of-zaragoza-spain/ AND http://www.spain.info/en_US/reportajes/zaragoza_la_huella_de_la_historia.html

Additional Documentation provided by Blue Tyger:

<Rodrigo> is a male given name found in "16th Century Spanish Names" by Elsbeth Ann Roth (http://heraldry.sca.org/names/spanish/male-given-alpha.html) dated to 1539, 1560, 1571, and 1574.

<Zaragoza> is found as a place name in CORDE (the "Corpus Diacrónico del Español" found at http://corpus.rae.es/cordenet.html) dated to 1523 to 1599. <de Zaragoza> is the usual locative byname formation found in Appendix A of SENA.


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

11: Simha fille David - New Name & New Device

Gyronny of eight azure and argent, eight mullets of six points in annulo Or and azure

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Client requests authenticity for 12th-14th century France.
Language (Hebrew in France) most important.
Culture (Hebrew in France) most important.

[Simha fille] - "Jewish Given Names Found in Les Noms Des Israélites en France" Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/jewish/levy/simha.html), 1260 'Simha fille Simson'

[David] - "Jewish Given Names Found in Les Noms Des Israélites en France" Aryanhwy merch Catmael (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/levy/david.html)


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

12: Stella di Rosso Santi - New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Language (15th century Italy/Florence) most important.
Culture (15th century Italy/Florence) most important.

[Stella] - "Names from Sixteenth Century Venice" Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/16thcvenice.html) and "Names in 15th Century Florence and her Dominions: the Condado" Juliana de Luna (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/juliana/condado/)

[Rosso] - "Fourteenth Century Venetian Personal Names" Arval Benicoeur and Talan Gwynek (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/arval/venice14/venice14sur.html)

[Santi] - "Family Names Appearing in the Catasto of 1427" (http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/ferrante/catasto/family_names.html)

"ACADEMY OF SAINT GABRIEL REPORT 3052" (http://www.s-gabriel.org/3052) "Our best data from this time period is from Florence and surrounding cities in Tuscany, though we do have some from other regions. We found a wide variety of naming practices. A woman might use her father's surname, her husband's surname, or both simultaneously."

Additional Documentation provided by Maridonna Benvenuti:

Stella appears in the list of Italian Renaissance Women's Names by Rhian Lyth of Blackmoor Vale. These are feminine names from Florence in the 14th and 15th centuries. http://heraldry.sca.org/names/italian.html

Rosso is found in the submitter's source for the family name Santi. Italian Renaissance Men's Names, by Ferrante LaVolpe, Alphabetical names list. http://www.s-gabriel.org/names/ferrante/catasto/names.txt

Originally submitted as <Stella Rosso Santi> but commentors noted that <di> would be a more appropriate element in the name per the Florentine example of Margherita di Pippo Manetti in the Academy report. Kingdom adjusted the name to <Stella di Rosso Santi> with the approval of the submitter.


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

13: Sylvia Tsvetova - New Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Outlands LoI of April 28, 2015 as submitted.

Or, a trillium purpure barbed vert seeded Or within a bordure azure


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

14: Tariq ibn Yusuf ibn 'Askari al-Ghassani - Resub Device

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

Per bend indented argent and checky purpure and argent, in sinister chief a horse's head couped contourny sable breathing flames proper

The previous submission, Per bend indented argent and checky purpure and argent, in sinister chief a horse's head couped contourny sable breathing flames Or fimbriated gules, was returned on the January 2015 LoAR (http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2015/01/15-01lar.html#Outlands_returns16) with the following: {This device is returned for using improperly drawn flames. The flames in this submission are gules voided Or; this depiction of flames proper has been disallowed since 1995. Flames proper are drawn correctly using alternating tongues of Or and gules flame. See the April 1995 Cover Letter for more discussion on proper flames.}

The submitter's name was registered on the January 2015 LoAR (http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2015/01/15-01lar.html#385)


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

15: Thrond ellri - New Device

OSCAR finds the name on the Outlands LoI of March 17, 2015 as submitted.

Argent, a compass rose and double tressure sable


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

16: Viridiana Corbeau - New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
Sound most important.
Language (13th-15th Century French) most important.
Culture (13th-15th Century French) most important.

[Viridiana] - Died 1242 A.D. - 'cultus' (Sainthood?) approved in 1533, (http://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=1489/2015-04-16/01-56-04_viridiana1.jpg); http://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=1489/2015-04-16/01-56-05_viridiana2.jpg

[Cordeau] - St. Gabriel's #3162 - suggests this name "is plausible as easly as the 13-century, and that it could have been quite common by the 14th"

Additional Documentation provided by Christopher Devereux:

JACQUINE CORBEAU Female Marriage 26 June 1612 Saint Symphorien, Andard, Maine-Et-Loire, France JEAN BERNON Batch: M800171

LAURENCE CORBEAU Female Marriage 16 June 1625 Saint Symphorien, Andard, Maine-Et-Loire, France MICHEL PIOLIN Batch: M800171

MATHURINE CORBEAU Female Christening 26 September 1638 Saint Symphorien, Andard, Maine-Et-Loire, France FRANCOIS CORBEAU CATHERINE BUCHETTE Batch: C800171

Lucas Wadding (b. 1588) began writing Annales Minorum in 1625. While this edition of volume one of the text was published in 1647, it should be noted that this is the second edition of the book. Page 617, ch. XXII, shows Saint Viridiana's name, and confirms the date of her death (February, 1242). The original Google Books link is here: http://books.google.com/books?id=iolPAAAAcAAJ&printsec=frontcover&source=gbs_ge_summary_r&cad=0#v=on epage&q&f=false; http://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=1874/2015-05-05/16-17-36_viridiana-page-0.jpg; http://oscar.sca.org/showimage.php?I=1874/2015-05-05/16-17-39_viridiana-page-1.jpg


This item was on the 08-2015 LoAR

17: Wyolet Bertrem - New Name & New Device

Argent, a Bowen cross and a bordure purpure

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

[Wyolet] - Scottish Given Name - Documented year of 1536 - from 'Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue' (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/scots/dost/violet.html

[Bertrem] - Scottish Surname - Documented year of 1457 - From 'Dictionary of the Older Scottish Tongue' (http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/scots/dost/bertram.html)


Thus ends the May 2015 Letter of Intent.

In Service,

THL Khalidah bint Yahya'a

Rampart Herald


OSCAR counts 9 New Names, 2 New Name Changes, 5 New Devices and 2 New Badges. These 18 items are chargeable, Laurel should receive $54 for them. OSCAR counts 2 Resub Devices. These 2 items are not chargeable. There are a total of 20 items submitted on this letter.

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