Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

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Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by rickardspaghetti » 02 Dec 2011 02:10

Another fun thread for increasing the size of your conlang's lexicon. While the "CBB Lexicon Building" thread would have one person post a meaning and the next person make up that word in their conlang, this thread will instead have people post a word in their conlang and have the next person decide what it means. You can of course add some specifications you want the next person to follow. Perhaps you want it to be a verb? Or a noun?

Here's my word: uã /wa~/

I want it to be either an article, conjunction, adposition, or pronoun.

Have fun! [:)]
そうだ。死んでいる人も勃起することが出来る。
俺はその証だ。
Spoiler:
Ǧ Š Ȟ Ž Č

ǧ š ŋ ȟ ž č
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Thakowsaizmu » 02 Dec 2011 02:16

rickardspaghetti wrote: Here's my word: uã /wa~/
1ps Pronoun

/dz)E_R_F/

A noun

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by rickardspaghetti » 02 Dec 2011 02:27

Thakowsaizmu wrote: /dz)E_R_F/

A noun
Ear of wheat

Next: çerto /tS)er`t`o/

An adjective
そうだ。死んでいる人も勃起することが出来る。
俺はその証だ。
Spoiler:
Ǧ Š Ȟ Ž Č

ǧ š ŋ ȟ ž č
:swe: [:D] :vgtl: [:D] :eng: [:)] :ita: [:|] :lkt: [:'(]

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Thakowsaizmu » 02 Dec 2011 02:29

rickardspaghetti wrote:Next: çerto /tS)er`t`o/
Wide, vast, expansive

Next: Bám /bA_Rm/
A verb

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 02:48

Thakowsaizmu wrote:Bám /bA_Rm/
A verb
To seal up; to coddle.


l*sk
A physical attribute
任何事物的发展都是物极必反,否极泰来。

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Post by Thakowsaizmu » 02 Dec 2011 02:55

Trailsend wrote: l*sk
A physical attribute
Waifish (as in very thin or skinny)

Vũm /vu_Km/
An adjective / stative verb

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 03:01

Thakowsaizmu wrote:Vũm /vu_Km/
An adjective / stative verb
Indecisive, apprehensive

siq*tsh
A spatial relationship or arrangement
任何事物的发展都是物极必反,否极泰来。

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by rickardspaghetti » 02 Dec 2011 03:09

Trailsend wrote:siq*tsh
A spatial relationship or arrangement
Could you elaborate, please? :wat:
そうだ。死んでいる人も勃起することが出来る。
俺はその証だ。
Spoiler:
Ǧ Š Ȟ Ž Č

ǧ š ŋ ȟ ž č
:swe: [:D] :vgtl: [:D] :eng: [:)] :ita: [:|] :lkt: [:'(]

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 05:00

rickardspaghetti wrote:
Trailsend wrote:siq*tsh
A spatial relationship or arrangement
Could you elaborate, please? :wat:
Something in the same field as "between," "interspersed," "across from," "bunched together," "aligned in a row"...
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by cybrxkhan » 02 Dec 2011 05:05

Trailsend wrote:siq*tsh
A spatial relationship or arrangement
Facing away from


Next:
Djakhetian: khaashuwt /x͜aə.ʃ͜uət/ - a noun (but not a pronoun)
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Chagen » 02 Dec 2011 05:10

Djakhetian: khaashuwt /x͜aə.ʃ͜uət/ - a noun (but not a pronoun)
Coalescence.

Cryset: Eskør -- An adjective
Nūdenku waga honji ma naku honyasi ne ika-ika ichamase!
female-appearance=despite boy-voice=PAT hold boy-youth=TOP very be.cute-3PL
Honyasi zō honyasi ma naidasu.
boy-youth=AGT boy-youth=PAT love.romantically-3S

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by rickardspaghetti » 02 Dec 2011 05:18

Chagen wrote:Cryset: Eskør -- An adjective
Coarse and brittle.

Next: scan /skan/

A noun or adjective.
そうだ。死んでいる人も勃起することが出来る。
俺はその証だ。
Spoiler:
Ǧ Š Ȟ Ž Č

ǧ š ŋ ȟ ž č
:swe: [:D] :vgtl: [:D] :eng: [:)] :ita: [:|] :lkt: [:'(]

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by cybrxkhan » 02 Dec 2011 05:27

rickardspaghetti wrote: Next: scan /skan/

A noun or adjective.
machiavellan

Djakhetian: djarmakh - verb
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 05:30

rickardspaghetti wrote:Next: scan /skan/

A noun or adjective.
A roundish container with a short, broad neck and no handles, usually used for storing powders.
Edit: Ninja'd!
cybrxkhan wrote: Djakhetian: djarmakh - verb
To babble; to take longer to say something than necessary

kul*qeì [kʰùl * qɛ̄ɪ̯̀]
A sound
任何事物的发展都是物极必反,否极泰来。

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by rickardspaghetti » 02 Dec 2011 05:37

Trailsend wrote:kul*qeì [kʰùl * qɛ̄ɪ̯̀]
A sound
The sound of something hard hitting repeatedly against a hard surface. Like the clapping of stone when making flint tools or the clapping of hooves on the ground.

Next: saia /saja/
A small geographical feature. Common in place names.
そうだ。死んでいる人も勃起することが出来る。
俺はその証だ。
Spoiler:
Ǧ Š Ȟ Ž Č

ǧ š ŋ ȟ ž č
:swe: [:D] :vgtl: [:D] :eng: [:)] :ita: [:|] :lkt: [:'(]

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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by cybrxkhan » 02 Dec 2011 05:38

rickardspaghetti wrote: Next: saia /saja/
A small geographical feature. Common in place names.
Meadow, field


Aidisese: Deskotos - a person (i.e. inventor, teacher, king, etc.)
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 05:42

rickardspaghetti wrote:Next: saia /saja/
A small geographical feature. Common in place names.
A fordable point in a river; also used for any point of relatively easy passage through otherwise difficult terrain.
Edit: NINJA'D AGAIN! [}:(] You are quick, cybrxkhan! [:P]
Deskotos
An expert in the rules or laws of a particular field of interest (a game, a business, a segment of government...)

tsh*ruù
Something other than a noun :)
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by cybrxkhan » 02 Dec 2011 06:05

Trailsend wrote:
Edit: NINJA'D AGAIN! [}:(] You are quick, cybrxkhan! [:P]
[}:D]

Although having two meanings for one word isn't a bad idea, right?

Trailsend wrote: tsh*ruù
Something other than a noun :)
To shake a specific body part (rather than just shake in a general sense)


Aidisese:
chiji /ʧi.ʤi/ - anything onomatopoeic (i.e. can be verb, noun, adj, whatever as long as its onomatopeic)
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Trailsend » 02 Dec 2011 06:15

cybrxkhan wrote:Aidisese:
chiji /ʧi.ʤi/ - anything onomatopoeic (i.e. can be verb, noun, adj, whatever as long as its onomatopeic)
The squawking sound a blue-jay (or similar in-world bird) makes; also used for loud, annoying objections.

sìul*si
A motion verb
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Re: Reverse CBB Lexicon Building

Post by Avo » 02 Dec 2011 07:39

Trailsend wrote:sìul*si
A motion verb
to roll, also used to describe the movement of a cart or whatever has got wheels.

[wəˈðˤɨː]
a noun, something non-artificial

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