The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by Lao Kou » Wed 02 May 2018, 07:35

bbbourq wrote:
Mon 30 Apr 2018, 00:55

Below are three images showing my progress for the writing system used in Lortho.
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I quite like the aesthetic you've achieved here. Kind of a Khmer meets Hebrew lovechild feel to me, even if that wasn't what you were going for. Sally forth!
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by Lambuzhao » Fri 04 May 2018, 01:42

Lao Kou wrote:
Wed 02 May 2018, 07:35
bbbourq wrote:
Mon 30 Apr 2018, 00:55

Below are three images showing my progress for the writing system used in Lortho.
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I quite like the aesthetic you've achieved here. Kind of a Khmer meets Hebrew lovechild feel to me, even if that wasn't what you were going for. Sally forth!
Indeed.
And it also has the look and feel of Tocharian/Yuezhi script as well.

I second the forth-sallying, and ¡Soho! even [:D]
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Fri 04 May 2018, 05:31

Lambuzhao wrote:
Fri 04 May 2018, 01:42
Indeed.
And it also has the look and feel of Tocharian/Yuezhi script as well.
How interesting. I never researched Tocharian, but now that I have I can see where you drew that conclusion.
I second the forth-sallying, and ¡Soho! even [:D]
Thank you! Forth-sallying shall continue!
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by Lao Kou » Fri 04 May 2018, 12:02

bbbourq wrote:
Fri 04 May 2018, 05:31
Lambuzhao wrote:
Fri 04 May 2018, 01:42
Indeed. And it also has the look and feel of Tocharian/Yuezhi script as well.
How interesting. I never researched Tocharian, but now that I have I can see where you drew that conclusion.
Nor ever have I, but that's our Lambu for you, sprinkling a little cinnamon sugar about the place...
I second the forth-sallying, and ¡Soho! even [:D]
Snagglepuss!
Thank you! Forth-sallying shall continue!
One looks forward to that.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Sat 09 Jun 2018, 15:21

My script was added to Omnliglot!
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by elemtilas » Sat 09 Jun 2018, 15:26

Lao Kou wrote:
Fri 04 May 2018, 12:02
But that's our Lambu for you, sprinkling a little cinnamon sugar about the place...
And what would life be without a little cinnamon sugar sprinkled about but a landscape of dreadful desert dry toast! [:'(]
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Sat 09 Jun 2018, 18:10

elemtilas wrote:
Sat 09 Jun 2018, 15:26
And what would life be without a little cinnamon sugar sprinkled about but a landscape of dreadful desert dry toast! [:'(]
Truth be spoken
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by eldin raigmore » Sat 09 Jun 2018, 22:19

bbbourq wrote:
Sat 09 Jun 2018, 15:21
My script was added to Omnliglot!
Congrats!
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by Reyzadren » Sat 09 Jun 2018, 23:16

Congratulations, bbbourq.

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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Mon 11 Jun 2018, 03:57

A few members of the conlanging community on FB got together and started a "passport" exchange. Each participant creates a passport in their respective language and then all of the passports are sent to one person. The recipient of the passports "stamps" each passport, then sends all of them to the next participant and so on. This is the info page of my passport (my photo is in the original):

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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by alynnidalar » Mon 11 Jun 2018, 15:44

Very nice! I hope you'll share the version with all the stamps as well! I'm sure it will look very cool.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by eldin raigmore » Mon 11 Jun 2018, 16:33

alynnidalar wrote:
Mon 11 Jun 2018, 15:44
Very nice! I hope you'll share the version with all the stamps as well! I'm sure it will look very cool.
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What she said.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Sat 16 Jun 2018, 00:25

eldin raigmore wrote:
Mon 11 Jun 2018, 16:33
alynnidalar wrote:
Mon 11 Jun 2018, 15:44
Very nice! I hope you'll share the version with all the stamps as well! I'm sure it will look very cool.
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What she said.
Absolutely! I am very excited to see what the end result will be.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by elemtilas » Sat 16 Jun 2018, 04:42

bbbourq wrote:
Sat 16 Jun 2018, 00:25
Absolutely! I am very excited to see what the end result will be.
Please do share the results here! I also bet a game like that would be interesting to play here at CBB. I know vampireshark and maybe a couple others here have actual in-world passports.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Mon 18 Jun 2018, 04:01

Lamona
  • Flora
    1. Kansapune (Trees)
      • Beru
        1. Introduction

          The beru is a deciduous tree found commonly throughout Lamona.
        2. Description

          The beru tree is a round tree which can reach heights of up to 15 to 20 m and the trunk a circumference of about 8 m. Though not as large as the neilanu, it is one of the most reliable and abundant trees for woodworking. The overall shape of the tree is round and the lower branches are great for climbing or relaxing. The roots are flat which allows these trees to withstand extreme high winds. The seeds of the tree are nuts encased in a hard shell and grow in bunches (similar to grapes). The nuts are extremely toxic to humans if ingested; however, they are harmless to most animals such as the khonami* and the thumu*.

          * These two animals have recently been discovered living among the beru trees and have yet to be thoroughly documented.
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Sat 11 Aug 2018, 23:21

I am working on a new style of writing:
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Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Post by bbbourq » Sun 09 Sep 2018, 17:32

The name of Jim's language, Itlani, in Lortho:
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