Re: Fwd: Re: [SCA-Archery] Re: Merry Men
- Greetings Unto Gladius, I say Alchemy will not solve our current issue. "Language" is our tool, and we must use it professionally.
---- James Koch <alchem@...> wrote:
> Gentlemen & Ladies,
> > >Or "Sagitarrius Palmaris" or the correct Latin for it. I was
> > always poor >at making my Latin agree.( It has been 54 years since
> > Latin class.) >Palmaris means deserving the palm or prize, most
> > excellent, chief, >remarkable. I believe that the palm and the
> > laurel were equivalent for >victory.
> >This might not be well received in the East, where thr Order of th
> >Sagitarrius is the Kingdom Archery award
> >Barak Raz
> >(Emil M Stecher)
> So we substitute "bow" for archer and it becomes Arcus Palmaris, or
> Arcus Primus. If all else fails, we go to Greek or some other language.
> Jim Koch "Gladius The Alchemist"