IMC 2009: Sessions

Session 1028: Names and Networks in Northern Britain, I: Personal Names and Multiple Cultures in Northern Britain, 1093-1286

Wednesday 15 July 2009, 09.00-10.30

Sponsor:Centre for Scottish & Celtic Studies, University of Glasgow
Organiser:Matthew H. Hammond, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Moderator/Chair:Matthew H. Hammond, School of History, Classics & Archaeology, University of Edinburgh
Paper 1028-aGaelic Personal Names in Northern England in the Central Middle Ages
(Language: English)
Fiona Edmonds, Department of Anglo-Saxon, Norse & Celtic, University of Cambridge
Index terms: Charters and Diplomatics, Genealogy and Prosopography, Language and Literature - Celtic
Paper 1028-bGaelic Personal Names in Medieval Scottish Charters
(Language: English)
Roibeard Ó Maolalaigh, School of Humanities (Celtic & Gaelic), University of Glasgow
Index terms: Charters and Diplomatics, Genealogy and Prosopography, Language and Literature - Celtic
Paper 1028-cThe Romance of Naming in 12th- and 13th-Century Scotland
(Language: English)
Thomas Owen Clancy, School of Humanities (Celtic & Gaelic), University of Glasgow
Index terms: Charters and Diplomatics, Genealogy and Prosopography, Language and Literature - Celtic, Language and Literature - French or Occitan
Abstract

Personal names and naming practices have been an understudied resource in the central Middle Ages in Northern Britain. This session explores multiple cultures, particularly Gaelic-speaking, multilingual, and literary contexts in Scotland and Northern England through the window of personal names.