?

Log in

No account? Create an account

May 7th, 2019

tidbits cross time

Scandinavian names were popular with English elites right up to the Norman Conquest, but vanished quickly after. Likewise in France the Normans quickly dropped Norse names -- among the nobles, the peasants hung on for a lot longer.

Among the Delaware tribe, a fire was known as pure if it was newly kindled -- and without matches or other unclean material.
Read more...Collapse )

Profile

A Birthday
marycatelli
marycatelli

Latest Month

September 2019
S M T W T F S
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930     

Tags

Powered by LiveJournal.com
Designed by Taylor Savvy