Re: [Authentic_SCA] HYW
- At 5:59 PM -0500 11/17/07, Megan & Dave wrote:
>They've been discussing this site on the heraldic list(s) this week. TheWell, put in "as is" or else only partially Anglicized/normalized
>prevailing opinion seems to be that they normalized common given names
>(John, Thomas, etc) but uncommon given names were put in 'as is' (Sibryght,
(e.g., Latin case endings, if any, removed) -- it is hard to say
which without seeing the originals.
Sharon Krossa, PhD - skrossa-yg@...
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