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Norhout, Norot

In the Prose Tristan, a city in Cornwall. Norholt later became one of King Mark’s courts.

In La Tavola Ritonda, the city is called Brioda. In Palamedes, Meliadus is slain by vassals of Morholt, of which “Norholt” may simply be a variation. It may also be related to the city of Nohaut.

See also
Count of Norholt | The Legend of King Arthur

Prose Tristan | 1230-1240
Povest’ o Tryshchane | c. 1580