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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"

- https://s-gabriel.org/names/constanza/ystradmarchell.html

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.