A provincial governor who tended to be long-winded in speech. His ribbons were red and blue in color.
From Foreigner, Book 3, Chapter 1:
Brominandi of Entaillan province was finishing his business. Brominandi, whose black hair was shot through with white, whose hands sparkled with rings both ornamental and official, would lull a stone to boredom, and the bystanding guards had as yet found no gracious way to edge the governor off.