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Ealdormere ILoI dated 2017-06-24
Unto the most honourable members of the Ealdormere College of Heralds, and to its most distinguished external commenters, from Lord Dietrich von Sachsen, Green Mantle Herald Acting, greetings.
1: Auðr Skíðadottir -New Name & New Device
Azure, three tulips within an orle argent
Submitter desires a feminine name.
Meaning (as close to Audra, Skier's Daughter as possible) most important.
Auðr - GB pp. 8; FJ pp. 342; CV pp. 32, 66 s.v. auðr; NR s.v. Øyð
Skíði - GB p. 14 s.n. Skíði
2: Breyla la Viennette -New Device
OSCAR finds the name on the Ealdormere LoI of June 30, 2014 as submitted.
Per chevron azure and argent, three hearts Or and gules
3: Meuric ap Cadugavn -New Name & New Device
Per saltire pean and Or
Submitter desires a masculine name.
Language (late 12th century / early 13th century Welsh) most important.
Culture (late 12th century / early 13th century Welsh) most important.
Constanza of Thamesreach (Genny Grim), "Names in the charters of the Abbey of Ystrad Marchell, 1176-1283" lists "Meuric" and "Cadugavn"
Attached: specific charters for 1176 (Meuric) and 1185 (Cadugavn); name near the end of the Latin section in each case
As always, kindest thanks to all those who take the time to comment. Please join us for our Submission meeting scheduled for July. Those attending will receive Arms Race points.
OSCAR counts 2 Names and 3 Devices. There are a total of 5 items submitted on this letter.