Origins of Ansteorra...

Pug pug at
Tue Feb 28 11:32:40 PST 1995

>  Viscount Galen of Bristol declares,
> >  "Ansteorra" can mean
> >several things, but other than as a reference to Halley's Comet in 1066, all
> >the references I know are SCA.
> Could you tell us more background on the reference to Halley's Comet?
> Does anyone have any information on the choosing of this name for our
> kingdom? What other names were in contention? In what language is
> "Ansteorra"?

This is something I would be verying interested in hearing about. I have
heard several meanings and origins of Ansteorra, but I'd like to know
what the "official" one is.


Phelim Uhtred Gervase

Richard Bainter          Mundanely     |    System Analyst        - OMG/CSD
Pug                      Generally     |    Applied Research Labs - U.Texas
 pug at  |  pug at  |  pug at  |  {any user}
Note: The views may not reflect my employers, or even my own for that matter.

More information about the Ansteorra mailing list