(inclusion power)
m (→‎References: clean up)
(5 intermediate revisions by one other user not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
<!-- Please do not remove or change this AfD message until the discussion has been closed. -->
{{Article for deletion/dated|page=Duchy of Urnst|timestamp=20170614223513|year=2017|month=June|day=14|substed=yes|help=off}}
<!-- Once discussion is closed, please place on talk page: {{Old AfD multi|page=Duchy of Urnst|date=14 June 2017|result='''keep'''}} -->
<!-- End of AfD message, feel free to edit beyond this point -->
{{multiple issues|
{{In-universe|subject = ''Dungeons & Dragons''|category = Dungeons & Dragons|date = March 2013}}
{{refimprove|date=March 2013}}
{{Infobox settlement
{{Greyhawk Realm
|image =
|image =
|caption =
|caption =
Line 64: Line 57:
{{No footnotes|date=February 2008}}
*[[Anne Brown (game designer)|Brown, Anne]]. ''[[Greyhawk Player's Guide|Player's Guide]]''. Renton, WA: Wizards of the Coast, 1998.
*[[Anne Brown (game designer)|Brown, Anne]]. ''[[Greyhawk Player's Guide|Player's Guide]]''. Renton, WA: Wizards of the Coast, 1998.
*Gygax, Gary. ''The World of Greyhawk'' (TSR, 1980).
*Gygax, Gary. ''The World of Greyhawk'' (TSR, 1980).
Line 74: Line 67:
==External links==
==External links==
{{D&D topics}}
{{DEFAULTSORT:Urnst, Duchy of}}
{{DEFAULTSORT:Urnst, Duchy of}}
[[Category:Fictional dukedoms]]
[[Category:Greyhawk nations]]
[[Category:Living Greyhawk Regions]]

Latest revision as of 13:50, 29 January 2020

Rescued article requiring attention
This article was rescued from Deletionpedia, a repository of pages deleted from Wikipedia for lack of notability. Please edit it to conform to this wiki's style guidelines before removing this notice.

In the World of Greyhawk campaign setting for the Dungeons & Dragons fantasy roleplaying game, the Duchy of Urnst, properly known as the Duchy Palatine of Urnst, is a political state of the Flanaess.

Geography[edit | edit source]

As of 591 CY, the most populous towns are Leukish (pop. 22,300), Nellix (pop. 13,400), Seltaren (pop. 9,800), Nyrstran (pop. 8,600), Pontyrel (pop. 7,550), and Goldplain (pop. 6,700).

People[edit | edit source]

Population[edit | edit source]

As of 591 CY, the population of the Duchy of Urnst totaled 751,850 persons, the vast majority (almost 80%) being humans of mainly Suel descent. Elves, gnomes, halflings, dwarves, half-elves, and half-orcs make up the remainder of the population.

Religion[edit | edit source]

The most popular deities among the Duchy's citizens are Saint Cuthbert (mainly among residents of rural regions), Pelor, the halfling pantheon, and Lydia.

Languages[edit | edit source]

The most widely spoken languages in the Duchy of Urnst include Common, Halfling, and Elven.

Government[edit | edit source]

The Duchy of Urnst is an independent feudal monarchy (theoretically owing fealty to the old Great Kingdom) with hereditary rulership currently held by His Most Lordly Grace Karll Lorinar, the Duke of Urnst, Warden of the Abbor-Alz. The Honorable Chamber is a contingent of noble and high-born Suel that serves as the Duke's advisors.

The national capital is Leukish.

Heraldry[edit | edit source]

The Duchy of Urnst's coat of arms is blazoned thus: Vert, a brown bear rampant proper.

Economy[edit | edit source]

Resources[edit | edit source]

The Duchy of Urnst is noted for producing a variety of foodstuffs, and mining operations produce silver, electrum, gold, platinum, and gemstones of all qualities.

Currency[edit | edit source]

The Duchy's standard coinage is based on Aerdy's system and consists of the platinum sterling duke (pp), gold gold duke (gp), electrum bright (ep), silver shield (sp), and copper common (cp).

References[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.