[ANSTHRLD] name help
tmcd at panix.com
Thu Dec 2 21:53:22 PST 2010
On Thu, 2 Dec 2010, Kathleen O'Brien <mari_1184 at att.net> wrote:
> Is this quote from a modern Scandinavian (some language) translation
> of the saga? The reason I ask is that the standard transliteration
> (at least as of the summer of 2002) was for descriptive bynames to
> be in lowercase. The cover letter section covering that situation
> is "From Pelican: Regarding Capitalization in Norse Bynames" in the
> cover letter at http://heraldry.sca.org/loar/2002/10/02-10cl.html
> Everything we found at that time supported the lowercase standards
> for transliteration (not translation), both in period and modernly.
> If there's something new that's reliable, that would need to be
> submitted with the submission in order to support being able to
> capitalize the byname for registration.
(to be ruled on this weekend) may expand the acceptable range of
transliterations, I gather.
Danel de Lyncoln
Tim McDaniel, tmcd at panix.com
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