Also see the urg- words that have been "transformed" from the basic elements of this unit.
The name introduced in England by the Crusaders (a vision of St. George played a key role in the First Crusade), but not common until after the Hanoverian succession (18th century); so, also Georgian (1855) in reference to the reigns of the first four king Georges (1714-1830).
St. George began to be recognized as patron of England in the time of Edward III, perhaps because of his association with the Order of the Garter.
2. A group of individuals who collectively behave as a sole entity: "The world-wide web is considered to be human stigmergy."
Ant trails and nest building are accomplished by using stigmergy."