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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 = Boru | queen = Deirdre | 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]]}}
 
{{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 = Boru | queen = Deirdre | 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]]==
 
==[[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]]''.
 
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.
 
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.
 
 
==Groups==
 
==Groups==
 
 
=====Alabama=====
 
=====Alabama=====
 
*[[Shire of An Dun Theine]] (Huntsville, AL)
 
*[[Shire of An Dun Theine]] (Huntsville, AL)
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**[[Canton Des Forges]] (Trussville, AL) ''formerly Vulcan's Forge''
 
**[[Canton Des Forges]] (Trussville, AL) ''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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*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Okeborne Keep]] (Tuscaloosa, AL)
*[[Shire of Sable Oak]] (Tuscaloosa, AL)
 
 
*[[Shire of Thorngill]] (Montgomery, AL)
 
*[[Shire of Thorngill]] (Montgomery, AL)
 
=====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)
 
*[[Shire of Camden Tor]] (St. Mary's, GA)
*[[Incipient]] [[Shire of Drakenmere]] (Statesboro, GA)
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*[[Shire of Drakenmere]] (Statesboro, GA)
 
*[[Incipient]] [[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)
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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==
 
==Kingdom devices==
 
{| border="1" spacing="0"
 
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| [[Image:Meridies badge.png|96px]]
 
| [[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]
 
* [http://aylekeepe.org/RUM07/ Royal University of Meridies 2007 Web site]
 
 
{{SCA Kingdom}}
 
{{SCA Kingdom}}
 
[[Category:Kingdoms (SCA)|Meridies]]
 
[[Category:Kingdoms (SCA)|Meridies]]

Revision as of 00:11, 17 July 2007

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: Boru
Queen: Deirdre
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.

Groups

Alabama
Florida
Georgia
Kentucky
Tennesssee

Kingdom devices

Person or group Image
King Same as kingdom
Queen
Populace badge
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External Link


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