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Middle ILoI dated 2018-11-17

Greetings unto Jean Yves Dragon, and the commenting Heralds of the Middle Kingdom.

Please consider the merits of these items and complete your commentary by December 17th, 2018

1: Barbara Webster -New Name & New Device

Per bend sable and argent, a bend Or between 3 shuttle in bend argent and a hedgehog courant sable.

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

Barbara - Withycomb p 41, from the French Barbe feminine. St. Barbara - 3rd Century Syrian Saint, popular from the 12th C. onwards.

Webster - Reaney & Wilson p 480, instances of use John le Webestere 1275

2: Caitlin Inghean Neill -New Augmentation of Arms

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

Granted Middle, 11/23/17

3: Niccolo Bartolazzi -New Device

OSCAR finds the name registered exactly as it appears in December of 2016, via the Middle.

Quarterly purpure and vert, a Comedia del'arte mask between in bend two chess rooks argent

4: Styrkárr Þambarskelmir Eiríksson -New Name

Submitter desires a masculine name.
No major changes.
Spelling (as submitted) most important.

'Styrkárr' is found in the Viking Answer Lady's list of Old Norse Names

(http://www.vikinganswerlady.com/ONMensNames.shtml) s.n. 'Styrkárr'. Her references are: "GB p. 15 s.n. Styrkárr; NR s.nn. Styrkárr, Styr-, -kárr" Geirr Bassi indicates 1 instance of the name.

'Þambarskelmir' is found in Geirr Bassi, p. 29 as a descriptive nickname.

'Eiríksson' is a patronymic byname constructed from 'Eiríkr' The construction is documented in Geirr Bassi, p. 17, The genitive form of 'Eiríkr' is 'Eiríks + -son. 'Eiríkr' is found in Geirr Bassi, p. 9 Geirr Bassi indicates 12 instances of the name.

The name pattern given+descriptive+pat is documented in SENA, Appendix A.

Yours in Service,

Ragna stórráða Úlfsdóttir

Escutcheon Herald

OSCAR counts 2 Names, 2 Devices and 1 Augmentation of Arms. There are a total of 5 items submitted on this letter.