Orkenan (1136-37)

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Orkenan (1136-37)

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1demonymOrcadian, inhabitant of the Orkney islands
( 1136-37; MS: s.xiv1 )  Ecferd li reis en icel an ocistrent li Orken[em]an,(var. (D: s.xiiex) li Archeman) e mult grant gent la furent mort ultre la mer devers le nort  1496
Orcade  Orkenie 
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