Orders, decorations, and medals of Ebenthal

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The Orders, decorations, and medals of Ebenthal covers those decorations awarded by the King in name of the state. The Ebenthali honors system goes back to 2014 with the establishment of the Order of the Swiss Prince by the Prince of New Switzerland.

The Ebenthali honours system is a means of rewarding individuals' personal bravery, achievement or service to the Kingdom and consists of three types of award: honours and decorations, such as titles and order, in recgonition to merit in terms of deeds, achievements and services to the country; and medals, to recognise bravery, long and/or valuable service and/or good conduct.

As the head of state, the King remains the fons honorum.

Current orders

Name Ranks Ribbon Established Motto Description
Order of the Silver Cat
Ordem do Gato de Prata
Grand Cross (GCGP)
Commander (COGP)
Official (OGP)
Knight (CGP)
Dame (DGP)
Order of the Silver Cat Ribbon3.png
2019
Patientia superbia mentis operationem
Patience and pride, intelligence and action
Highest award in Ebenthal, given at the monarch's will, normally to exceptionally meritorious achievements and valuable personal characteristics
Dynastyc order
Order of the Swiss Prince
Ordem do Príncipe Suíço
Grand Cross (GCPS)
Commander (COPS)
Official (OPS)
Knight (CPS)
Dame (DPS)
Order of the Swiss Prince2.png
2014
Deus misereátur gentem hanc
May God have mercy on this nation
Second highest award in Ebenthal, given at the monarch's will
Order of Dagon
Ordem de Dagon
Knight (OED)
Dame (OED)
Order of Dagon.png
2020
Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah'nagl fhtagn
At his house in R'lyeh, Cthulhu, dead, awaits dreaming
Civil merit
Dynastyc order
Order of Saint Arnald
Ordem de São Arnaldo
Grand Cross (GCSA)
Commander (COSA)
Official (OSA)
Knight (CSA)
Dame (DSA)
Order of St. Arnald Ribbon.png
2020
Festum sicut in Caelo; nam habitas apud inferos
Feast like in Heaven, for you live in Hell
Civil merit
Dynastyc order
Order of the Black Needles
Ordem das Agulhas Negras
Knight 1st Class (CANI)
Knight 2nd Class (CANII)
Knight 3rd Class (CANIII)
Order of the Black Needles.png
2014
Victoria uel Vindicta
Victory or Vengeance
Civil and military merit
Order of Lady Mary
Ordem de Dona Maria
Dame (DDDM)
Order of Lady Mary ribbon.png
2019
Aviam matris, cor amores
Grandmother's heart, Mother's love
Personal services of women to the crown
Dynastyc order

Former orders

  • Order of the Mountain Star
  • Order of Sea and War

Other decorations

As the 'fountain of honour' in Ebenthal, the King has the sole right of conferring all titles of honour, including titles of nobility, knighthoods and gallantry awards. In absence of the monarch, the regent can use those same powers. There are five common ranks of hereditary nobility in Ebenthal, and they are Prince, Duke, Marquis, Count and Baron. Along with these, the title of Archduke it is foreseen in the codes of the nobility, but it is a very rare conference. Most of these titles are normally given only to nationals, but it can be was given to foreigners.

See also