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Unto Their Royal Majesties Cosmo Craven and Elzbieta; Baroness Genevieve de Lironcourt, Aten Principal Herald; Heralds in the Atenveldt College of Heralds; and to All Whom These Presents Come,

Greetings from Marta as tu Mika-Mysliwy, Brickbat Herald and Parhelium Herald for the Kingdom of Atenveldt!

This is the June 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 June 2016.

Submission Fee Increase: The fee for new submissions by the S.C.A . College of Arms will increase to $4.00 (from the current $3.00) as of the September 2016 LoAR (I'm not quite sure of the actual date). At this time, there is no intent to increase the current fee for a new submission from the Kingdom of Atenveldt ($7.00).

Heraldry Hut: the June meeting will be held Friday, 17 June 2016, 7:30-10 PM, at the home of Symond Bayard and Marta. Please contact me with questions or directions.

Please consider the following submissions for the June 2016 Atenveldt Letter of Intent:

Andromeda Lykaina (BoA): NEW NAME CHANGE from Umm Ma'bad Amirah al-Zahra' bint 'Abd al-Aziz al-Azhar ibn Malik ibn Mansur

The name is classical Greek, 4th C BC Spartan female name. Ἀνδρομέδα is a female given name (registered once in the SCA, to Andromeda Xanthia, January 2015) that appears several dialect groups including Doric Greek 7th C BC-252 AD ( It is also found in is found in the Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, Forward Index of Names in LGPN I, p. 4. Λύκαινα, Lykaina, “she-wolf,” is a female name found c. 325 BC ( It has also been registered by the CoA in the SCA, to Kale Angelina Lykaina, July 2010. There is abundant evidence of Greeks bearing two names, often of a nickname status ( The client wishes the name transliterated into English ( Ἀνδρομέδα Λύκαινα into Ἀndroméda Lýkaina) and would prefer it registered without diacritical marks because she is unlikely to use them. She wishes a female name and is most interested in the language/culture of the name, B.C. Greek, Doric dialect); she will not accept Major changes to the name. If registered, she wishes to retain the currently-registered name as an alternate.

Areus of Sparta (BoA): NEW NAME CHANGE from Phelan Ó Coileáin

The given name is classical Greek, a 4th C BC Spartan name. Ἀρεύς is a male given name with 21 citations in the Lexicon of Greek Personal Names, cited numerous times in Sparta, six times c.262-254 BC ( The client will accept accents on the name if required for registration, Άreús, but he would much prefer a simple English transliteration, Areus. Sparta was the great rival of Athens; the city-state and its surrounding territory were located on the Peloponnesus, a peninsula southwest of Athens. Sparta (also called Lacedaemon) was the capital of the district of Laconia. ( Although bynames to distinguish between individuals were typically patronymic in nature (, there are a number of registered name in the Armorial that simply use locative bynames (e.g., Demetrios and Pelleas of Crete, Achilles and Phillip of Sparta). The client desires a male name, and he will not accept Major Changes to the name. If registered, he wishes to retain his currently-registered name as an alternate.

Collin de Lacy (Tir Ygithr): NEW NAME and DEVICE

Sable, on a cross Or a spear surmounted by another fesswise reversed sable, in dexter chief a Lacy knot Or.

Collin is the client's legal given name (DMV license attested to by the Black Boar Pursuivant of Tir Ysgithr). It is also an English male given name dated to 13 October 1566 for Collin Lord's christening in Halden, Kent, England (Batch I02029-2, de Lacy refers to a place name located in Normandy and brought to England by the Normans. This spelling is dated to 1375 in the Academy of St. Gabriel Report # 2611 ( The client desires a male name. He will not accept Major of Minor changes to the name.

Honour Grenehart (Granholme): NEW BADGE

Argent goutty de vin, a labyrinth azure.

The name was registered January 1999.

Sely Bloxam (Tir Ysgithr): NEW DEVICE CHANGE

Argent, a bend wavy azure between a gillyflower purpure slipped and leaved vert and a human footprint sable.

The name was registered October 2003.

If registered, her currently-registered device, Per bend Or and argent, a gillyflower purpure slipped and leaved vert and a human footprint sable., is to be released.

Stefan der Jäger von Ansbach (Tir Ysgithr) BADGE RESUBMISSION from Laurel, November 2014

Paly bendy sinister argent and azure, an edelweiss blossom Or and an orle vert.

The name was registered January 2008.

The original badge submission, Paly bendy sinister argent and azure, an edelweiss blossom Or., was returned by Laurel November 2014, “This badge is returned for conflict with the mon of the Emperor of Japan: (Tinctureless) A sixteen-petalled chrysanthemum. There is only one DC for tinctured versus tinctureless design. Edelweiss and a chrysanthemum are both many petalled flowers and we give no difference between them.” Adding the orle provide a second DC, clearing the conflict. The badge uses charges and tinctures of his registered armory, Paly bendy sinister argent and azure, on a bend sinister wavy vert between two edelweiss blossoms Or three fish argent.

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