Batman vppon Bartholome his booke De proprietatibus rerum, newly corrected, enlarged and amended: with such additions as are requisite, vnto euery seuerall booke: taken foorth of the most approued authors, the like heretofore not translated in English. Profitable for all estates, as well for the benefite of the mind as the bodie. 1582.
Bartholomaeus, Anglicus, 13th cent., Trevisa, John, d. 1402., Batman, Stephen, d. 1584.

Of Vironia. chap. 173.

VIronia is a little Prouince beyonde Denmarke toward the East. And hath that name of Uirore, gréene colour. For it is full of hearbes, grasse, and wood: there bée many wells of waters. The grounde thereof heareth well corne. The men were sometime strong, fierce, and cruell, and vnséemelye, and he now sub∣iectes to Kinges and lawes of Danes, and all the lande is occupied with Ger∣maines and Danes. Looke before in lit∣tera R. de Riualia. This lande is depar∣ted from the men Nogardes and Ca∣theis, with a full great riuer that is called Narua.