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{{SCA Kingdom box|name = Kingdom of Meridies|color = black|metal = white|device = [[Image:Meridiesarms.png]] | caption = [[Argent]], on a [[pale]] [[sable]] a [[crown]] of three points, above each point a [[mullet]] [[argent]], overall a [[laurel wreath]] [[counterchanged]]. | founded = A.S. XII | king = Gunther | queen = Kora | area = Alabama, central and eastern Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky. | parent = [[Kingdom of Atenveldt]]}}
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{{SCA Kingdom box|name = Kingdom of Meridies|color = black|metal = white|device = [[Image:Meridiesarms.png]] | caption = [[Argent]], on a [[pale]] [[sable]] a [[crown]] of three points, above each point a [[mullet]] [[argent]], overall a [[laurel wreath]] [[counterchanged]]. | founded = A.S. XII | king = Ulrich | queen = Katerina | area = Alabama, central and eastern Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky. | parent = [[Kingdom of Atenveldt]]}}
 
 
Founded in January, [[A.S. XII]], the '''Kingdom of Meridies''' is the fifth oldest [[Kingdom]] in the [[Known World]]. Geographically it consists of Alabama, the eastern two-thirds of Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky. Given its location, it should be no surprise that the name Meridies means "The South".
 
Founded in January, [[A.S. XII]], the '''Kingdom of Meridies''' is the fifth oldest [[Kingdom]] in the [[Known World]]. Geographically it consists of Alabama, the eastern two-thirds of Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky. Given its location, it should be no surprise that the name Meridies means "The South".
 
==[[Heraldry]]==
 
The [[device]] of the Kingdom of Meridies is ''[[Argent]], on a [[pale]] [[sable]] a [[crown]] of three points, above each point a [[mullet]] [[argent]], overall a [[laurel wreath]] [[counterchanged]]''.
 
Members of the [[populace]] or [[groups]] within the Kingdom who have provided great [[service]], may receive an [[Augmentation of Arms]]. The augmentation takes the form of ''three [[mullet]]s [[argent]], one and two'', and may be placed upon the [[arms]] of the recipient where appropriate.
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==Meridies Oath of Fealty==
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I, _______, do swear fealty and service unto the Crown of Meridies. To speak and to be silent, to do and to let be, to come and to go, in need and in plenty, in peace and in war, in living and in dying, from this hour henceforth, until my Lord release me, death take me, or the world end.
   
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==Rulers==
   
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*[[Past Rulers of Meridies]]
==[[Heraldry]]==
 
   
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==Chivalry==
The [[device]] of the Kingdom of Meridies is ''[[Argent]], on a [[pale]] [[sable]] a [[crown]] of three points, above each point a [[mullet]] [[argent]], overall a [[laurel wreath]] [[counterchanged]]''.
 
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A complete listing of the Chivalry of Meridies, including biographies and a chivalric lineage, can be found [http://net-connection.com/knights/index.html here].
   
 
==Kingdom Devices==
Members of the [[populace]] or [[groups]] within the Kingdom who have provided great [[service]], may receive an [[Augmentation of Arms]]. The augmentation takes the form of ''three [[mullet]]s [[argent]], one and two'', and may be placed upon the [[arms]] of the recipient where appropriate.
 
 
{| border="1" spacing="0"
 
! Person or group
 
! Image
 
|-
 
| King
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|| [[Image:MeridiesArms.jpg]]
 
|-
 
|Queen
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|| [[Image:MeridiesQueen.jpg]]
 
|-
 
| Populace badge
 
| [[Image:Meridies badge.png|96px]]
 
|-
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| Uncial M Populace badge
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| [[Image:MeridiesMBadge.jpg]]
 
|-
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| Star Populace badge
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| [[Image:MeridiesStarPopulace.jpg]]
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|-
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| Horse Populace badge
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| [[Image:MeridiesHorseBadge.jpg]]
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|}
   
 
==Groups==
 
==Groups==
 
 
=====Alabama=====
 
=====Alabama=====
 
*[[Shire of An Dun Theine]] (Huntsville, AL)
 
*[[Shire of An Dun Theine]] (Huntsville, AL)
*[[Shire of Brantestone]] (Cullman, AL)
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*<s>[[Shire of Brantestone]] (Cullman, AL)</s> &nbsp;''dissolved in autumn of 2010''
 
*[[Shire of the Eagle]] (Auburn, AL)
 
*[[Shire of the Eagle]] (Auburn, AL)
 
*[[Shire of Glynn Rhe]] (Decatur, AL)
 
*[[Shire of Glynn Rhe]] (Decatur, AL)
 
*[[Barony of Iron Mountain]] (Birmingham, AL)
 
*[[Barony of Iron Mountain]] (Birmingham, AL)
**[[Canton Des Forges]] (Trussville, AL) ''formerly Vulcan's Forge''
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*[[Shire of Des Forges]] (Trussville, AL) &nbsp;''formerly Vulcan's Forge''
 
*[[Barony of the Osprey]] (Mobile, AL)
 
*[[Barony of the Osprey]] (Mobile, AL)
*[[Shire of Peregrine]] (Jacksonville, AL)
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*[[Shire of Okeborne Keep]] (Tuscaloosa, AL)
*[[Shire of Sable Oak]] (Tuscaloosa, AL)
 
 
*[[Shire of Thorngill]] (Montgomery, AL)
 
*[[Shire of Thorngill]] (Montgomery, AL)
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=====Florida=====
 
=====Florida=====
 
*[[Shire of Arenal]] (Pensacola, FL)
 
*[[Shire of Arenal]] (Pensacola, FL)
 
*[[Shire of Phoenix Glade]] (Ft. Walton Beach, FL)
 
*[[Shire of Phoenix Glade]] (Ft. Walton Beach, FL)
*<strike>[[Shire of Salt Keep]] (Panama City, FL)</strike>
 
 
 
=====Georgia=====
 
=====Georgia=====
 
*[[Shire of Beau Fort]] (Gainesville, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Beau Fort]] (Gainesville, GA)
 
*[[Barony of Bryn Madoc]] (Athens, GA)
 
*[[Barony of Bryn Madoc]] (Athens, GA)
*[[Shire of Camden Tor]] (St. Mary's, GA)
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*[[Shire of Drakenmere]] (Statesboro, GA)
*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Drakenmere]] (Statesboro, GA)
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*[[Shire of Flint Marsh]] (Bainbridge, GA) ''formerly Viridian Fjord''
*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Flint Marsh]] (Bainbridge, GA) ''formerly Viridian Fjord''
 
 
*[[Shire of Forth Castle]] (Savannah, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Forth Castle]] (Savannah, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Marion Glen]] (Americus, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Marion Glen]] (Americus, GA)
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*[[Shire of Sol Haven]] (Conyers, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Sol Haven]] (Conyers, GA)
 
*[[Barony of South Downs]] (Atlanta, GA)
 
*[[Barony of South Downs]] (Atlanta, GA)
 
*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Staggesgate]] (Valdosta, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Talmere]] (Carrollton, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Talmere]] (Carrollton, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Tir Briste]] (Warner Robins, GA)
 
*[[Shire of Tir Briste]] (Warner Robins, GA)
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=====Kentucky=====
 
=====Kentucky=====
 
*[[Shire of Loch an Fhraoich]] (Bowling Green, KY)
 
*[[Shire of Loch an Fhraoich]] (Bowling Green, KY)
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*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Redewolfden]] (Murray, KY)
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=====Tennesssee=====
 
=====Tennesssee=====
 
*[[Shire of Crimson River]] (Clarksville, TN)
 
*[[Shire of Crimson River]] (Clarksville, TN)
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**[[Incipient]] [[Canton of Hochwald]] (Corryton, TN)
 
**[[Incipient]] [[Canton of Hochwald]] (Corryton, TN)
 
*[[Shire of Vulpine Reach]] (Chattanooga, TN)
 
*[[Shire of Vulpine Reach]] (Chattanooga, TN)
 
==Kingdom devices==
 
{| border="1" spacing="0"
 
! Person or group
 
! Image
 
|-
 
| King
 
| <small>Same as kingdom</small>
 
|-
 
|Queen
 
|
 
|-
 
| Populace badge
 
| [[Image:Meridies badge.png|96px]]
 
|}
 
   
 
==External Link==
 
==External Link==
 
 
* http://www.meridies.org/
 
* http://www.meridies.org/
 
* [http://www.meridies.org/royalu/ Royal University of Meridies]
 
* [http://www.meridies.org/royalu/ Royal University of Meridies]
* [http://aylekeepe.org/RUM07/ Royal University of Meridies 2007 Web site]
 
 
 
{{SCA Kingdom}}
 
{{SCA Kingdom}}
 
[[Category:Kingdoms (SCA)|Meridies]]
 
[[Category:Kingdoms (SCA)|Meridies]]

Latest revision as of 23:52, 7 May 2013

Kingdom of Meridies
Meridiesarms.png
Argent, on a pale sable a crown of three points, above each point a mullet argent, overall a laurel wreath counterchanged.
Information
Founded: A.S. XII
Parent Kingdom: Kingdom of Atenveldt
King: Ulrich
Queen: Katerina
Modern location
Alabama, central and eastern Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky.

Founded in January, A.S. XII, the Kingdom of Meridies is the fifth oldest Kingdom in the Known World. Geographically it consists of Alabama, the eastern two-thirds of Tennessee, almost all of Georgia, a bit of the panhandle of Florida, and a portion of Kentucky. Given its location, it should be no surprise that the name Meridies means "The South".

Heraldry

The device of the Kingdom of Meridies is Argent, on a pale sable a crown of three points, above each point a mullet argent, overall a laurel wreath counterchanged. Members of the populace or groups within the Kingdom who have provided great service, may receive an Augmentation of Arms. The augmentation takes the form of three mullets argent, one and two, and may be placed upon the arms of the recipient where appropriate.

Meridies Oath of Fealty

I, _______, do swear fealty and service unto the Crown of Meridies. To speak and to be silent, to do and to let be, to come and to go, in need and in plenty, in peace and in war, in living and in dying, from this hour henceforth, until my Lord release me, death take me, or the world end.

Rulers

Chivalry

A complete listing of the Chivalry of Meridies, including biographies and a chivalric lineage, can be found here.

Kingdom Devices

Person or group Image
King MeridiesArms.jpg
Queen MeridiesQueen.jpg
Populace badge
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Uncial M Populace badge MeridiesMBadge.jpg
Star Populace badge MeridiesStarPopulace.jpg
Horse Populace badge MeridiesHorseBadge.jpg

Groups

Alabama
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Tennesssee

External Link


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