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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.
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