Kingdom of Atenveldt
ATENVELDT COLLEGE OF HERALDS 1 January 2016, A.S. L
LETTER OF PRESENTATION Kingdom of Atenveldt
Unto Their Royal Majesties Casca and Melissa; Baroness Genevieve de Lironcourt, Aten Principal Herald; Heralds in the Atenveldt College of Heralds; and to All Whom These Presents Come,
Greetings of the New Year from Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy, Brickbat Herald and Parhelium Herald for the Kingdom of Atenveldt!
This is the January 2016 Atenveldt Letter of Presentation; it precedes the Letter of Intent with submissions considered for the next Letter of Intent.
Please have commentary to me by 15 January. Thanks!
Heraldry Hut: will be held on Friday, 15 January, 7:30 PM. This is very low-key (no garb or titles are required). Please contact me for directions and any questions you might have at email@example.com.
Please consider the following submissions for the January 2016 Letter of Intent:
Anita de Challis (TM): NEW AUGMENTATION OF ARMS
Gules, a seeblatt and a chief doubly-arched Or, and as an augmentation on a canton gules a sun and a moon in her plentitude in pale within a bordure Or.
The name was registered February 2002. The device was registered December 2005. The Augmentation was awarded by TRM Craven and Elzbieta October 2014.
Ealhswith Einarskona (TM): NEW NAME
Ealhswith is an Anglo-Saxon (Old English) female given name found in “The Names of Testators in the Cartularium Saxonicum Malmesburiensem,” Aryanhwy merch Catmael, http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/english/malmesbury-oe.html; it is dated to 901 AD. Einarr is an Old Norse male given name found in “Viking Names in Landnamabok,” Aryanhwy merch Catmael, http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/landnamabok.html.: “The surviving versions of Landnámabók date from the second half of the 13th century or a little later, though it has been suggested that it was composed in an early form by Ari Þorgilsson (1068-1148). The initial settlement of Iceland largely took place between 870 and 930, but Landnámabók definitely mentions descendants significantly later than the actual settlement period, at least into the 11th century.  Names in blue are names of people who were part of the originally settlers of Iceland in the 9th century.” [Einarr is one such name, such that the two names overlap and are temporally compatible, within 200 years of each other.] The Old Norse byname for wife is kona (http://heraldry.sca.org/precedents/CompiledNamePrecedents/MaritalBynames.htmlFranois le Flamme, November 2003).SENA Appendix C allows for an Old English/Old Norse combination. The client desires a female name and it more interested in the language/culture of the name; she wants to keep “wife of Einarr”. She will not accept Major changes to the names.
Einarr fullspakr (TM): NEW NAME
The name is Old Norse. Einarr is a male given name found in “Viking Names in Landnamabok,” Aryanhwy merch Catmael, http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/landnamabok.html. The byname fullspakr, “fully wise, very wise,” is found in “Viking Bynames found in the Landnámabók,” Aryanhwy merch Catmael, http://www.ellipsis.cx/~liana/names/norse/vikbynames.html. The client wants a name name andis most interested in the language/culture of the name (Norse); he will not accept Major changes to the name.
Mateo de Jesus Esteban Gomez (TM): NEW NAME
The name is Spanish. SENA Appendix A allows double and given and double bynames for Spanish names.
Mateo is dated to 1597 for as a christening name for Mateo Acedo in Pievramillera, Navarra, Spain,
https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FR8Q-HD. Jesus has been used as both a male and a female given name and as a byname, particularly in late period. As a male given name, it can be seen for Antonio De Jesus Ruiz, with a christening date of 1648 in San Jose, Granada, Granada, Spain, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FTGS-8VV, Batch C77543-2 ; his parents are listed as Sebastian Ruiz and Ana Rodriguez.
Esteban Gomez is a double byname. It is seen for Bernardo Esteban Gomez , with a christening date in 1606, in San Matin, Cuirel de Duero, Valladolid, in Spain. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:FR7P-3YV, Batch C87211-1. The client desires a male name and is most interested in the language/culture of the name; he will not accept Major changes to the name.
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