Like a fox from fairy tales I had a patronymic Patrikeevna?
• How the fox from fairy tales had a patronymic Patrikeevna?
Ginger cheat - it is one of the few characters in folklore, awarded patronymic. Why a fox in the tales is Patrikeevna patronymic, and she got it?
The fox in the tales is a patronymic Patrikeevna which had, surprisingly, after a real historical character - Prince Patrickeyev. Patricius word in Latin means "noble". And rare name Patrikey given only to people of noble birth. Just such a character and was a scion Narimanta Turov and part-grandson of the famous Lithuanian ruler Gediminas is privileged in 1383 to head the Novgorod.
The life of the people during the reign of Patrickeyev can not be called a sweet and well-fed. It was rumored that Prince sow discord among the people and did not play a significant role in the creation of teams ushkuynikov - Novgorod pirates hunted robbery. Within a year, the people complained to the prince, a response on the part of which was the raising of the Troubles. At one point it was collected two Chambers: one in support Patrickeyev Narimantovicha, the second against. Participants were armed gatherings and long stood idle.
In the end, the matter was resolved without bloodshed. Instead of the prince of Novgorod possession were given Ruz and Ladoga. Thus, the fox in the tales is Patrikeevna patronymic, which was named after a cunning, resourceful and weasely prototype - Novgorod prince Patrickeyev. In popular memory firmly established his "foxy" character. Middle name became a household word and is used as an epithet against the crafty and roguish people.