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