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by ixals
19 Jan 2020 10:51
Forum: Linguistics & Natlangs
Topic: (L&N) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 4489
Views: 938722

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

This is a common thing though. Some of the body parts in Slavic languages are irregular in the plural because they use the obsolete dual for the plural instead.
by ixals
31 Dec 2019 12:49
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

31st December

:con: Elá

títa-ʔí /ˌti.taˈʔi/ - from títa "eye" and ʔí "dot, spot"
1.) iris
2.) pupil
by ixals
30 Dec 2019 17:01
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

30th December

:con: Elá

wusú-ʔí /wuˌsuˈʔi/ - from wusú "water" and ʔí "dot, spot"
1.) drop
2.) tear, teardrop
by ixals
30 Dec 2019 15:32
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CONLANG RELAY XI
Replies: 162
Views: 4581

Re: CONLANG RELAY XI

Personally, I'm not very fond of that idea. I'd prefer it if every ring has the same number of participants to allow both rings an equal number of chances to mess up the original text. Especially since ring 2's current translation is rather tame at the moment apparently.
by ixals
29 Dec 2019 16:24
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

29th December

:con: Elá

pe-pekʼú /pə.pəˈkʼu/ - reduplication of pekʼú "beat"
1.) beat, rhythm
>> 2.) melody
3.) to drum
by ixals
28 Dec 2019 21:36
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: (Conlangs) Q&A Thread - Quick questions go here
Replies: 5964
Views: 1413350

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

Is /θ/ > /ts/ possible?
by ixals
28 Dec 2019 16:52
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

28th December

:con: Elá

kí háma /ˈki ˈha.ma/ - from "small" and háma "food, to eat"
1.) to snack
2.) snack
>> 3.) provisions
by ixals
27 Dec 2019 19:37
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

27th December

:con: Elá

mewú /məˈwu/ - onomatopoeia
1.) cow
2.) bull, ox
by ixals
26 Dec 2019 15:40
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

26th December

:con: Elá

elá-ké /əˌlaˈkə/ - from elá "speech, word" and "piece, part, thing"
1.) word
2.) sentence
by ixals
25 Dec 2019 14:24
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

25th December

:con: Elá

túse /ˈtu.sə/ - root word
1.) head
>> 2.) (rarely) tip, top
by ixals
24 Dec 2019 16:23
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

24th December

:con: Elá

sáŋe íʔi-rí /ˈsa.ŋə ˌi.ʔiˈri/ - from sáŋe "blood, red" and íʔi-rí "testicle"
1.) date
>> 2.) (rarely) date palm, palm tree
by ixals
23 Dec 2019 23:24
Forum: Translations
Topic: Guess the Word in Romlangs
Replies: 2135
Views: 350387

Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Don't tell me the word is kidnapping
by ixals
23 Dec 2019 19:01
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

23rd December

:con: Elá

íl-íli /ˌiˈli.li/ - reduplication of íli "power, nature, deity"
1.) pantheon, gods
2.) the collection of natural events not being able to be influenced by humans
by ixals
22 Dec 2019 17:28
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

22nd December

:con: Elá

jáŋi-kí /ˈja.ŋiˌki/ - from jáŋi "big" and "small"
1.) size
by ixals
21 Dec 2019 12:59
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

I knew I would forget to change it again this year [xD]
by ixals
21 Dec 2019 12:46
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

20th December :con: Elá píki-sáju /ˌpi.kiˈsa.ju/ - from píki "spike, thorn" and sáju "tree, wood, stick" 1.) spear >> 2.) (rarely) weapon 21st December :con: Elá me-mep'ú /mə.məˈpʼu/ - reduplication of mep'ú "kiss, affection" 1.) love 2.) to love >> 3.) (rarely) to produce offspring
by ixals
19 Dec 2019 12:07
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

18th December

:con: Elá

wusú-qá /wuˌsuˈqa/ - from wusú "water" and "sand"
1.) beach

19th December

:con: Elá

píki /ˈpi.ki/ - root word
1.) spike, sting, thorn
2.) spiny, thorny
3.) to sting
by ixals
17 Dec 2019 18:57
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

17th December

:con: Elá

rerewú /rə.rəˈwu/ - reduplication of rewú "lion"
1.) a pride of lions
>> 2.) (rarely) any group of animals of the genus panthera
by ixals
17 Dec 2019 08:19
Forum: Translations
Topic: Guess the Word in Romlangs
Replies: 2135
Views: 350387

Re: Guess the Word in Romlangs

Did we guess captiāre already?
by ixals
16 Dec 2019 19:27
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2019
Replies: 359
Views: 6131

Re: Lexember 2019

16th December

:con: Elá

(hú*) áni jí /ˈa.ni ˈji/ - from áni "hand, arm" and "to take, to grab"
1.) to take some one's hand
>> 2.) to be with someone, to accompany someone, to do something together with someone

*= someone's