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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Corphishy » 24 Sep 2018 02:49

yangfiretiger121 wrote:
23 Sep 2018 03:32
Not sure about sing, itself, so I'll use singing as a theme.
Don't worry, you can be as esoteric as you like.
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23 Sep 2018 03:32
Next: Namyoxaeshana [nɑ.mˀø̞ˈxe.çɑ.nɑ] v.: To enlist in the military
namy [ˈnamɨ] v. sign; mark, claim

Next: mavet [ˈmaβɜt] n. baby sling, swaddling band
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by DesEsseintes » 29 Sep 2018 13:52

Corphishy wrote:
24 Sep 2018 02:49
Next: mavet [ˈmaβɜt] n. baby sling, swaddling band
Limestone

wawáxt n. baby

ííruxa n. bird

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by jimydog000 » 29 Sep 2018 16:07

DesEsseintes wrote:
29 Sep 2018 13:52
ííruxa n. bird
jiruka n. bird

Next: siparakus n. squid, octopus
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by bbbourq » 02 Oct 2018 04:39

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
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Tuyono » 02 Oct 2018 15:22

bbbourq wrote:
02 Oct 2018 04:39
Next: khorti [ˈkʰoɾti] n. masc courage, bravery
kurit [kuˈrit] v. dare, be brave

Next: sevgua [ˈsev.gu.a] n. tree sap
:isr: (native) :eng: (fluent) :deu: (beginner)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Gluestick » 02 Oct 2018 21:44

Next: sevgua [ˈsev.gu.a] n. tree sap
Sevhu: ['seɸʔuː] - n. sap
Sevga ['seɸɟa] - n. sweat
Sevguhi:t [seɸ'ɟuʔiːt̚] - v. perspire

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Xunn ['ksʊnə] - n. sandpaper
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Frislander » 03 Oct 2018 19:03

Gluestick wrote:
02 Oct 2018 21:44
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Xunn ['ksʊnə] - n. sandpaper
‘ə‘sun [ˈʔəʔsun] n. sand

Next: tuxəntatreyən [ˈtuxənˌtat͡ʂɛjən] n. burial ground, grave

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by DesEsseintes » 08 Oct 2018 11:56

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Frislander wrote:
03 Oct 2018 19:03
‘ə‘sun [ˈʔəʔsun] n. sand
á’suri n. sand
tuxəntatreyən [ˈtuxənˌtat͡ʂɛjən] n. burial ground, grave
itsúxá v.tr. to bury sth.
itsúxsíst v.tr. to bury s.o. (alive)

Next: wíírírats n. frog

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Gluestick » 08 Oct 2018 14:45

tuxəntatreyən [ˈtuxənˌtat͡ʂɛjən] n. burial ground, grave
Tu”énnt’ek [ʈʏ.'ɣɛːŋ.ʈʲɛk] v. to put underneath, to cover
Next: wíírírats frog
Schélwudón ká:
Plwíilwe ['pri.ɪre] n. frog

Kuruna:ri (loanword form the former):
Piri:va [pi'ɹiːβa] n. frog, overachiever

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Ojtap [ɑjtaɪβ] adj. childish

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 10 Oct 2018 14:41

Gluestick wrote:
08 Oct 2018 14:45
Next: Ojtap [ɑjtaɪβ] adj. childish
öitaib [øjˈtajb] adj. petulant, peevish, irritable, ill-tempered, cranky, fussy (a baby)

Next: algurs [ˈalguɾs] n. dais
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by DesEsseintes » 10 Oct 2018 17:10

Limestone
Lao Kou wrote:
10 Oct 2018 14:41
Next: algurs [ˈalguɾs] n. dais
aaxk’úírus n. platform, dais

Next: kiiyáósfáwiis n. long trek, journey, adventure

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Tuyono » 10 Oct 2018 22:38

DesEsseintes wrote:
10 Oct 2018 17:10
Next: kiiyáósfáwiis n. long trek, journey, adventure
Źilaa Ruńu:
kiaspa [ˈkias.pɑ] - (n. inan.) wilderness, desert, uninhabited land

Next: śaniur [ˈʃanʲʊr] - v. tie together (ropes etc.)
:isr: (native) :eng: (fluent) :deu: (beginner)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by CarsonDaConlanger » 11 Oct 2018 01:20

Tuyono wrote:
10 Oct 2018 22:38
Next: śaniur [ˈʃanʲʊr] - v. tie together (ropes etc.)
ŝanyul ['ɕan.jul] n. knot, something that keeps two things together(metaphorical)
Next: osena [ɔ'sɛ,na] n. jewelry, adornment

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by KaiTheHomoSapien » 14 Oct 2018 22:24

CarsonDaConlanger wrote:
11 Oct 2018 01:20
Next: osena [ɔ'sɛ,na] n. jewelry, adornment
ušínā /u.'ʃi.naː/ - pendant, amulet

Next: hémaks /'xɛ.maks/ - woodpecker
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Artaxes » 15 Oct 2018 12:41

KaiTheHomoSapien wrote:
14 Oct 2018 22:24
Next: hémaks /'xɛ.maks/ - woodpecker
Amaggan

hemake [xemake] - n. fem. woodpecker

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zèbe [zɛβe] n. fem. dusk, gloom

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Gluestick » 15 Oct 2018 16:41

Next: hémaks /'xɛ.maks/ - woodpecker
die-âq’ [ǂieʔ'aːk’] - n. tree hollow
– die [ǂie] n. nest
– âq’ [aːk’] n. trunk, pole

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Garbadon [gaɾpadʲɒn] - v.intr. to drape, to be suspended

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Corphishy » 15 Oct 2018 17:22

Tuyono wrote:
02 Oct 2018 15:22
Next: sevgua [ˈsev.gu.a] n. tree sap
*sugʷ v. crawl, drag
>*sugʷ=θe n. sap
>> sygte [ˈɕɨg̥tɛ] n. sap, syrup
Gluestick wrote:
02 Oct 2018 21:44
Xunn ['ksʊnə] - n. sandpaper
*hōn adj. rough, hard, coarse
> yn [ɨn]
Frislander wrote:
03 Oct 2018 19:03
Next: tuxəntatreyən [ˈtuxənˌtat͡ʂɛjən] n. burial ground, grave
*tɤjn̩ n. body; corpse
> *pō=tɤjn̩ n. tomb, grave
>> pautee [ˈpau̯tɛː]
DesEsseintes wrote:
08 Oct 2018 11:56
Next: wíírírats n. frog
*wēri v. jump
> *wēri=oʔan n. frog ("the fish jumps")
>> veerhuan [ˈβɛːrçwan]
KaiTheHomoSapien wrote:
14 Oct 2018 22:24
Next: hémaks /'xɛ.maks/ - woodpecker
*maj v. carve, dig
> *maj=zoj n. woodpecker ("the bird carves")
>> maizuh [ˈmai̯zuç]
Artaxes wrote:
15 Oct 2018 12:41
zèbe [zɛβe] n. fem. dusk, gloom
*zew adj. dark; black
*zew=θe n. night sky; void
> zeuse [ˈʑɛu̯ɕɛ] n. space
Gluestick wrote:
15 Oct 2018 16:41
Garbadon [gaɾpadʲɒn] - v.intr. to drape, to be suspended
*gawaj adj. tall, high
> gavah [ˈgaβaç]

Next: asee [ˈaɕɛː] n. sand
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Tuyono » 18 Oct 2018 18:26

Gluestick wrote:
15 Oct 2018 16:41
Next:
Garbadon [gaɾpadʲɒn] - v.intr. to drape, to be suspended
badu [ˈbɑdu] - (v.) hang to dry (either clothes or food)
Corphishy wrote:
15 Oct 2018 17:22
Next: asee [ˈaɕɛː] n. sand
aśee [ɑˈʃeː] - (v. stative) be scattered in large amounts

Next: iishan [ˈiːsɦan] - v. choose, decide
:isr: (native) :eng: (fluent) :deu: (beginner)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Corphishy » 28 Jan 2019 03:56

This might be a bit unconventional...
Tuyono wrote:
18 Oct 2018 18:26
Gluestick wrote:
15 Oct 2018 16:41
Next:
Garbadon [gaɾpadʲɒn] - v.intr. to drape, to be suspended
badu [ˈbɑdu] - (v.) hang to dry (either clothes or food)
*bād v. dry; hang
> bod [bɔd] v. dry; hang, climb; wait; preserve (particularly of food)
Tuyono wrote:
18 Oct 2018 18:26
Next: iishan [ˈiːsɦan] - v. choose, decide
*ēs v. choose; take
> ee [ɛː] v. colloquial take; have

Next: utra [ˈutʁə] n. horse
Aszev wrote:A good conlang doesn't come from pursuing uniqueness. Uniqueness is usually an effect from creating a good conlang.
Vuase: A thinking man's conlang
(used to be Bulbichu22)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Gluestick » 30 Jan 2019 19:22

Next: utra [ˈutʁə] n. horse
Thula ['θ̼ula] n. buck (goat)
- Thulni:c v. to roam, wander aimlessly

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Impecpeco [ɪŋ'pʰækpʰækɔ] n. a great misunderstanding

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