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Atenveldt LoP dated 2018-02-01


1 February 2018, A.S. LII


Unto Their Royal Majesties Marek and Golda; Baron Seamus MacDade, Aten Principal Herald; Heralds in the Atenveldt College of Heralds; and to All Whom These Presents Come,

Greetings from Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy, Brickbat Herald and Parhelium Herald for the Kingdom of Atenveldt!

This is the February 2018 Atenveldt Letter of Presentation. Please have commentary to me by 25 February 2018.

1: Áine inghean Uí Ó Raghallaigh -New Name

Submitter desires a feminine name.
No major changes.
Language (Irish Gaelic) most important.
Culture most important.
Spelling most important.

The name is Irish Gaelic.

Áine is a Middle Irish Gaelic and Early Modern Irish Gaelic female given name, dated 1169 through 1468 ("Index of Names in Irish Annals: Áine," Mari Elspeth nic Bryan,

Raghallaigh is found in "16th & 17th Century Anglicized Irish Surnames from Woulfe," Mari ingen Briain meic Donnchada, p. 628 with the Gaelic header Ó Raghailligh, and Ó Raghallaigh,

inghean Uí is the standard way to form a name using an Irish clan affiliation byname for women ("Quick and Easy Gaelic Names" 3rd Edition, Sharon L. Krossa,

2: Lucius James -New Name & New Device

Or, a fist and a bordure rayonny Or.

Submitter desires a masculine name.
Client requests authenticity for 16th C. England.
Language (English) most important.
Culture (16th C. English) most important.

Lucius is found as an English male given name as Lucius Deringe, with a marriage date 22 Sep 1578 in Wolborough and Newgon Abbor, Devon, England (Batch M05188-1, Bsurname%3ADeringe~%20%2Bbirth_place%3AEngland~). The surname James can be found with Gwilliam James' christening date of 02 Sep 1554 at St. Thomas', Newport, Hampshire, England,

3: Nichelle of Whitewolfe -New Badge

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in June of 1973, via Atenveldt.

Sable, a demi-panther argent spotted sable and incensed gules, maintaining a cross formy argent.

4: Nudd McPherson -New Name Change

OSCAR NOTE: 'Old Item' should contain the former primary name. The form that is there is not a registered name.

Old Item: Ian Nudd MacPherson, to be released.
Submitter desires a masculine name.
No changes.

The current name was registered December 1989, before the College of Arms allowed English surnames permitted as given names in late period. The client registered the given name Ian at the time to comply with the rules, but his preference has always been to be known at Nudd.

George Nudd is shown with a marriage date of 1582 to Margaret Feild at Yelverton, Norfolk, England, Batch M09677-1 (

Dowgall McPherson,/b> is shown with a 16 Sep 1649 marriage date at Kenmore, Perth, Scotland, Batch M11360-2 (

5: Tir Ysgithr, Barony of -New Order Name

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in January of 1973, .

Order of the Ffrind of Ysgithr

The name is Welsh.

Ffrind is Welsh for "friend"; it is found in English Elements in Welsh, T. H. Parry-Williams, p. 125.

The name for the Barony of Tir Ysgithr was registered in January 1973.

If this is registered, it should be associated with the badge (Fieldless) A maunch Or charged with a boar's head couped contourny sable., registered to the Barony in August 2017.

Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy

c/o Linda Miku

2527 East 3rd Street

Tucson AZ 85716

OSCAR counts 2 Names, 1 Name Change, 1 Order Name, 1 Device and 1 Badge. There are a total of 6 items submitted on this letter.

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