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by bbbourq
03 Dec 2018 05:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexember 2018
Replies: 116
Views: 2762

Re: Lexember 2018

Lexember Day 2: molit , molid - [ˈmolit, moˈlid] v.t. 1. orbit, move around s.t. circumvent, navigate around (an obstacle) finally understand s.t. after much thought and/or research (e.g. an "a-ha!" moment) v.i. (informal) avoid a topic in conversation, often due to being taboo or unpleasant (akin ...
by bbbourq
02 Oct 2018 04:39
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexicon sculpting
Replies: 2298
Views: 248650

Re: Lexicon sculpting

jimydog000 wrote:
29 Sep 2018 16:07
Next: siparakus n. squid, octopus
shipraku, shiprakune [ʃiˈpraku, ʃipraˈkunɛ] n. fem jellyfish

Next: khorti [ˈkʰoɾti] n. masc courage, bravery
by bbbourq
19 Sep 2018 17:56
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lexicon sculpting
Replies: 2298
Views: 248650

Re: Lexicon sculpting

Corphishy wrote:
18 Sep 2018 12:25
Next: tmaca [ˈtmakɜ] v. fiɡht
Lortho:

tamakha, tamakhane [taˈmakʰa, tamaˈkʰanɛ]
n. neut
  1. argument, altercation, debate, disagreement
Next: balhano [baˈlʰano] v. breathe
by bbbourq
17 Sep 2018 21:20
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay IX
Replies: 180
Views: 28266

Re: CBB Conlang Relay IX

Click wrote:
17 Sep 2018 13:17
If nobody objects, I volunteer to organize the next relay.
No objection from me.
by bbbourq
09 Sep 2018 18:29
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: Conworlders' religious influences on conworlds
Replies: 141
Views: 39393

Re: Conworlders' religious influences on conworlds

This is my first post in here, but I would like to add in my own influence on my conlang/world. The "discoveries" thus far have been highly influenced by my own spirituality; specifically in the realms of Buddhism and the Law of Attraction (interestingly, I grew up as a Roman Catholic and received c...
by bbbourq
09 Sep 2018 17:32
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

The name of Jim's language, Itlani, in Lortho:
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by bbbourq
08 Sep 2018 14:34
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: What did you accomplish today?
Replies: 11206
Views: 840026

Re: What did you accomplish today?

I discovered a new word related to the religious custom in the Lorthoan culture that I would like to share: behashi , pl. behasheni [ bɛˈhaʃi ] [ bɛhaˈʃɛni ] n. masc a liquid concoction used to heighten one’s senses; often consumed during religious rites of passage to encourage the consumer's body t...
by bbbourq
23 Aug 2018 21:25
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: CBB Conlang Relay IX
Replies: 180
Views: 28266

Re: CBB Conlang Relay IX

Iyionaku wrote:
20 Aug 2018 12:55
That being said, how about a new relay, guys?
I'm in with Lortho.
by bbbourq
11 Aug 2018 23:21
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

I am working on a new style of writing:
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by bbbourq
18 Jun 2018 04:01
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Lamona Flora Kansapune (Trees) Beru Introduction The beru is a deciduous tree found commonly throughout Lamona. 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 mos...
by bbbourq
16 Jun 2018 04:52
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lextreme2018
Replies: 60
Views: 9783

Re: Lextreme2018

It's been a while since I have posted here, but I am still going strong!

Check out today's entry for day 166:
Spoiler:
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Translation:

They blamed him for setting the house on fire.
by bbbourq
16 Jun 2018 00:25
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

eldin raigmore wrote:
11 Jun 2018 16:33
alynnidalar wrote:
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.
[+1]
What she said.
Absolutely! I am very excited to see what the end result will be.
by bbbourq
11 Jun 2018 03:57
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

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 ...
by bbbourq
09 Jun 2018 18:10
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

elemtilas wrote:
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
by bbbourq
19 May 2018 23:00
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lortho: An Artistic Conlang
Replies: 10
Views: 1364

Re: Lortho: An Artistic Conlang

Your artistry and creativity are matched only by your obvious compassion and care for your wife. Kudos. I am in awe. Aww. Thank you! I find that at times creating something as a gift is much more impactful than buying something. What are those grape things/fruits/vegetables/leaves? bbbourq eats hea...
by bbbourq
18 May 2018 14:46
Forum: Conlangs
Topic: Lortho: An Artistic Conlang
Replies: 10
Views: 1364

Re: Lortho: An Artistic Conlang

For my wife's birthday, I wrote a small birthday note in Lortho on Egyptian papyrus. I couldn't be more happier about the final result. https://i.imgur.com/mfACSNsl.jpg Here is the IPA, romanization, gloss, and translation (don't worry, it's not too personal): [kʰaɾ luˈtʰaɾikʰin hin ˈmanːumɛ ˈhaɾlik...
by bbbourq
04 May 2018 05:31
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Lambuzhao wrote:
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!
by bbbourq
02 May 2018 04:53
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

This is the syllable nnau which represents the vibration of the universe; the sound which connects one to all things. This symbol can be compared to the Sanskrit syllable om.

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by bbbourq
30 Apr 2018 00:55
Forum: Conworlds & Concultures
Topic: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi
Replies: 36
Views: 18756

Re: The Language of Lortho and the World of Dhamashi

Lortho's Writing System Below are four images showing my progress for the writing system used in Lortho. The first was created on 26 February 2017, the second on 9 June 2017, the third on 23 July 2017, and the fourth was created on 29 April 2018. I used guiding lines for the third and fourth sample...