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by Shemtov
Wed 13 Dec 2017, 03:18
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

:?: ...all languages have cognates with Hebrew? Really!? False Cognates, like Proto-Germanic *Sebun and Hebrew [ʃɛβaʕ] ([β] being an allophone of /b/), Tamil /ʋa:/ and Hebrew /ba/ "To come", Mongolian /ax/ and Hebrew /aħ/ "brother".You have to understand that we believe that there are many "Lost" H...
by Shemtov
Wed 13 Dec 2017, 02:27
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Daa Sevǔihk: Tleviyattan "Whale" Day 12: Proto-M̟oḩaic: /bəɦɨjm/ "Canivorius Mammal" Daa Sevǔihk: Hńǔra "Lamp" Are your languages supposedly spoken in the real world? Because these words sure look familiar [;)] They're not, but my religion teaches that all natlangs have a false cognate with Hebrew,...
by Shemtov
Tue 12 Dec 2017, 06:09
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 11:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/ðaʁ/ "Fish"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Tleviyattan "Whale"

Day 12:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/bəɦɨjm/ "Canivorius Mammal"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Hńǔra "Lamp"
by Shemtov
Mon 11 Dec 2017, 01:16
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 9:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/t͡ʃ'ɨlaʒ/ "music"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Tummuñ "Music"

Day 10:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/ðˤəw/ "Water"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Hcaam "Ocean"
by Shemtov
Fri 08 Dec 2017, 07:43
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 7:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/harbəwr/ "disaster"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Perele "disaster"

Day 8:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/daqəwta/ "Slingshot"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Htleinin "Arrow"
by Shemtov
Thu 07 Dec 2017, 05:53
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 6:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/tˤɨwma/ "dirt"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Evirahped "Pariah"
by Shemtov
Wed 06 Dec 2017, 05:30
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Daa Sevǔihk
Replies: 13
Views: 390

Re: Daa Sevǔihk

Adjectives in Daa Sevǔihk are verb-like. In fact, predicative adjectives are conjugated like Intrasitive Verbs, without a copula: Barin Bari-n tall-1P "I am tall" Samiile eiruvuvana Samiile eiruvu-va-na fish red-PST-3P.NEUT "The fish was red" Attributive adjectives come after the noun they modify an...
by Shemtov
Wed 06 Dec 2017, 05:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 5:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/d͡ʒaksəwn/ "Vocal Song"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Biittale "To sing"
by Shemtov
Tue 05 Dec 2017, 04:21
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Who were the Áifiúraí/Ábhad Ibhereiu of County Donegal?
Replies: 10
Views: 312

Re: Who were the Áifiúraí/Ábhad Ibhereiu of County Donegal?

Words of unknown origin: Táibh- beginning (did the Berbers who arrived in Ireland have Egyptian contacts, thus linking this to ancient Egyptin TP "First"?) Bhalaír- Sky Daláith- death Sióc- Mythical beast resembling a large snake; used to translate <Serpens> in Bíalái Geniasaíasaí. Bíalái- song Fál-...
by Shemtov
Tue 05 Dec 2017, 03:52
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 4:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/dˤawl/ "Honey"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Beruttlaa "Temple"
by Shemtov
Mon 04 Dec 2017, 09:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Who were the Áifiúraí/Ábhad Ibhereiu of County Donegal?
Replies: 10
Views: 312

Re: Who were the Áifiúraí/Ábhad Ibhereiu of County Donegal?

The Authors have given me permission to publish more words of DC origin. These include words that come from PDC as reconstructed by proponents of the Theory. Dúich "Foot"-PDC *tʼwiːɦVː Bálo "Horn" - PDC *bʕáːɫho "Forehead; Edge" see Proto-Lezghian */pːaˁlː/ ‘horn’ Sobh "Fire" Basque <Su> Árabh "Gras...
by Shemtov
Mon 04 Dec 2017, 06:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: M̟oḩaic Language Family Scratchpad
Replies: 17
Views: 769

Re: M̟oḩaic Language Family Scratchpad

Moods Part II: Electric Boogaloo The Hypothetical Mood is used to express possibility or doubt about the truth of the statement. However, in this use, the statement must be possible. It is also used as an apodeisis for counterfactual conditional sentences. Present: 1P Sing: ʒˤɨɦɢam 1P PLR ʒˤɨɦɢan 2P...
by Shemtov
Mon 04 Dec 2017, 05:42
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: Calendars (for Earth and for conworlds)
Replies: 19
Views: 311

Re: Calendars (for Earth and for conworlds)

The idea of a 6-day week is a bad idea, because it is basically accidental religious discrimination, against my religion specifically. I am an Orthodox Jew. We do not work on Saturdays. Even if you change to a six-day week, Sabbath for us will shift into the work week. " Six days may you work and pe...
by Shemtov
Mon 04 Dec 2017, 02:25
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: Some info on the World of Fuhe
Replies: 4
Views: 711

Re: Some info on the World of Fuhe

The Unification of the Sevǔihk Archipelago: The Sevǔihk Archipelago, and its language once had a different name, but this has been censored since the days of King Sevǔihk, the namesake of the islands and language, 300 years ago. Before King Sevǔihk unified the islands, each island had its own king o...
by Shemtov
Mon 04 Dec 2017, 01:53
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 3:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/bˤɨɲ/ "Hand"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Hcaiyaan "Mango Wine; The most popular alcoholic bevarage in the Sevǔihk Archipelego"
by Shemtov
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 21:48
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 13247
Views: 612235

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

Is there a way that leaves the genitive untouched, but changes the Nom. and Acc. to Erg. and Abs., and if so, which case becomes which?
by Shemtov
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 21:05
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 13247
Views: 612235

Re: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here

When going from a Nom.-Acc. system to a Erg.-Abs one, which case in the original system is more likely to be Ergative, and which Abosultive from the Nominative and Accusative?
by Shemtov
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 04:59
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2017
Replies: 136
Views: 2191

Re: Lexember 2017

Day 2:
Proto-M̟oḩaic:
/t͡ʃɨkəwr/ "Wine"

Daa Sevǔihk:
Isahaara "To bake"
by Shemtov
Sun 03 Dec 2017, 04:50
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: Surprising cognates
Replies: 14
Views: 377

Re: Surprising cognates

Baphomet and :isr: /ħɛmdaθ jɔmijm/ (Tiberian) /xɛmdat jamijm/ (Israeli) /xɛmdas jɔmijm/ (Ashkenazi) "Lit. [Most] Desired of days; A poetic title of the Sabbath". Baphomet seems to be a corruption of Arabic Muḥammad, whom the crusaders falsely believed was a Demonic "Islamic Deity" and Muḥammad comes...
by Shemtov
Fri 01 Dec 2017, 22:07
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: Some info on the World of Fuhe
Replies: 4
Views: 711

Re: Some info on the World of Fuhe

The people of the Sevǔihk Archipelago have a method of cooking that uses a utensil they call a Caareis from <Caarǔ> "Six" and <Eis> "Fire", thus "Six[-fold] fire", which is a metal box that is on a tripod, with an edge going around it, with places for lighting fires on the four sides of the edge, on...