It seems that this is called both the “Scourged Legion” and the “Scoured Legion” in all novels that it is mentioned in. Does anyone know which version is the typo and which is correct? ➳Quin 04:17, 13 October 2008 (UTC)
- I don't have the novels, but The Grand History of the Realms says "Scoured Legion" in every instance and "Scourged" does not appear anywhere in that sourcebook, as far as I can tell. —Moviesign (talk) 05:12, March 23, 2014 (UTC)
- Insurrection introduces them as the "Scourged Legions" with an s (page 8 of MMP edition). The rest of the War of the Spider Queen series also use "Scourged Legion(s)," as far as I recall. In The Gossamer Plain, the text itself uses "Scourged Legion" (page 28) but the back cover reads "Scoured Legion." Based on that and the sourcebooks, I would presume that that "Scoured Legion" is the preferred term and "Scourged Legion" is an alternate spelling/usage (not necessarily a typo, although I'm sure a misreading was originally involved). --Coswig (talk) 22:33, March 23, 2014 (UTC)
- I would leave it as it is, utilizing the redirect. I added a note in the article itself to clarify. (I actually tried to make a fancy note like on the Icingdeath page, but I couldn't get the internal citations to work, so it's just a straightforward note.) Maybe we could add an "alias = " parameter to the organization template? I was actually thinking just a few weeks ago that a field for an organization's alias/nickname would be useful, only now I can't remember for which article. Though I suppose it could be used to add "Those Who Harp" as an alias or nickname for the Harpers. --Coswig (talk) 01:11, March 24, 2014 (UTC)
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