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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by DesEsseintes » 11 Oct 2014 16:00

Dánıdoo
Next: sthadaths [ˈsθadaθs] n. reassuring squeeze of the hand
séldáıdzı n handshake
sél n hand + dádzá v to squeeze
next: ngesma [ˈŋɛsm̥ɑ] n leaf
gehmá n leaves, foliage
Next: wrengtrad [wre.eŋ.trad] spinning, revolving, tumbling.
tsat v to roll
wool-S-ól-tsat v to tumble down
ex. Oolnıyóóltsáıt. - They came tumbling down.
→ aeþesan- [ɛˈθezən] (n) vehicle
eetsésán n boat
Next: *kwīŋak- [kwiːˈŋak] (n) chrysoberyl
kwíínah n gold
Next: evagár! [ɛvaˈgɑr] - interjection what a pity!
báágya* v to feel sorry
góódábáágı n poor thing (lit. "mouth people feel sorry for")
*this is a highly irregular root as: a) it contains a long vowel; b) it has a palatalised velar in it
Next: ümösöküjaths [ˌymøˌsøkyˈdʒaθs] n. recipe
ímósokoo n kitchen

Next: sí (sí - síí - sí) v to drink (alcohol)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Iyionaku » 11 Oct 2014 20:03

Lao Kou wrote:Next: ümösöküjaths [ˌymøˌsøkyˈdʒaθs] n. recipe
u'mosóc [ʊˈmɔsoːk] - recipe Soon, I'll have to specify Gearthnuns as a major source of Yélian vocabulary... there might be around 50 lexemes out of it :O
DesEsseintes wrote:Next: sí (sí - síí - sí) v to drink (alcohol)
sia ['si:a] - to drink alcohol in a cultivated way (in opposition to pura, to drink water or similar drinks, trinka, a German loanword which one could translate as to swig, and gluvana, which means that you drink so much that you crash.

Next: an'olcus [anˈɔ:lkʊs] - emergent blood
Wipe the glass. This is the usual way to start, even in the days, day and night, only a happy one.

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 11 Oct 2014 21:59

Iyionaku wrote:Next: an'olcus [anˈɔ:lkʊs] - emergent blood
anaulks [aˈnɔlks] n. blood sausage/pudding

Next: merhekheb [mɛˈXɛxɛb] adj. coarse, rough
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Sangfroidish » 12 Oct 2014 00:38

Lao Kou wrote:Next: merhekheb [mɛˈXɛxɛb] adj. coarse, rough
meger [ˈmɛɣɛr] n grit, gravel

next: càimm [cam̥] n point in time, moment

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 12 Oct 2014 06:34

Sangfroidish wrote:next: càimm [cam̥] n point in time, moment
tíans [tjãs] n. hand (of a timepiece)

Next: rhkibrul [Xkɪˈbɾul] vti. molt
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Iyionaku » 12 Oct 2014 10:35

Lao Kou wrote: Next: merhekheb [mɛˈXɛxɛb] adj. coarse, rough
merec [ˈmɛːrək] - rough
Sangfroidish wrote:next: càimm [cam̥] n point in time, moment
ciym [ka͜i:m] - deadline, appropriate time-limit
Lao Kou wrote:Next: rhkibrul [Xkɪˈbɾul] vti. molt
nakubula [nakʊˈbu:la] - to melt, out of the existing roots naku - fire, and bula - to heat sth. up

Next: peviylira [pɛva͜i:ˈliːra] - to facilitate
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 12 Oct 2014 13:16

Iyionaku wrote:Next: peviylira [pɛva͜i:ˈliːra] - to facilitate
pévailízh [ˌpevajˈliʒ] vti. facilitate, mediate
pévailírs [ˌpevajˈliɾs] n. facilitation, mediation

Next: gnutröks [gnuˈtɾøks] n. tyranny
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by thaen » 14 Oct 2014 07:04

Lao Kou wrote:Next: gnutröks [gnuˈtɾøks] n. tyranny
kontur [k͡xon.θur] v. dictate
akontur [ɑ.gon.θur] n. dictator (lit. "one (who) dictates")

Next: malturlu [mɑl.θur.lu] v. be.peaceful
:con: Nillahimma
:con: Øð!
:con: Coneylang

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 14 Oct 2014 09:42

thaen wrote:Next: malturlu [mɑl.θur.lu] v. be.peaceful
maulitlurs [ˌmɔlɪˈtluɾs] n. peaceableness
(this fits perfectly in the lexicon after running the original feed through the meat grinder)

Next: thípödíns [ˌθipøˈdĩs] n. mine (place of mineral/ore extraction)
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Iyionaku » 14 Oct 2014 18:21

thaen wrote:
Lao Kou wrote:Next: gnutröks [gnuˈtɾøks] n. tyranny
kontur [k͡xon.θur] v. dictate
akontur [ɑ.gon.θur] n. dictator (lit. "one (who) dictates")

Next: malturlu [mɑl.θur.lu] v. be.peaceful
I'm gonna adapt your adaption. :)
conta [ˈkɔnta] - v. dictate
a'contor [aˈkɔntɔr] - n. dictator
thaen wrote:Next: malturlu [mɑl.θur.lu] v. be.peaceful
maltúr [mɐlˈtuːr] - peacefully silent
Lao Kou wrote:Next: thípödíns [ˌθipøˈdĩs] n. mine (place of mineral/ore extraction)
u'tipod [ʊˈtiːpɔd] - mine

Next: iana [ˈjaːna] - to illuminate
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by katálgk » 14 Oct 2014 21:52

Iyionaku wrote:Next: iana [ˈjaːna] - to illuminate
ḍáan [ʝáːɴ] n. light

Next: tlínha [tɬéŋɦà] adv. daily

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 15 Oct 2014 01:55

katálgk wrote:Next: tlínha [tɬéŋɦà] adv. daily
tléngrhats [tleŋ'Xats] n. business hours

Next: pshul [pʃul] vi. break wind, flatulate (pull my finger)
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Sangfroidish » 15 Oct 2014 14:49

Lao Kou wrote:Next: rhkibrul [Xkɪˈbɾul] vti. molt
rihwi [ˈriʍi] v slough off, shed
Iyionaku wrote:Next: peviylira [pɛva͜i:ˈliːra] - to facilitate
faivi [ˈfavi] v provide, make available
Lao Kou wrote:Next: gnutröks [gnuˈtɾøks] n. tyranny
nguitri [ˈŋytr̥i] v order sb. around
thaen wrote:Next: malturlu [mɑl.θur.lu] v. be.peaceful
mhaildi [ˈm̥alði] v to be at peace with; to have no quarrel with sb.
Lao Kou wrote:Next: thípödíns [ˌθipøˈdĩs] n. mine (place of mineral/ore extraction)
thitos [ˈθidos] n metal
Iyionaku wrote:Next: iana [ˈjaːna] - to illuminate
yarna [ˈjɑrnɑ] n spark
katálgk wrote:Next: tlínha [tɬéŋɦà] adv. daily
tlingà [ˈtl̥iɲɑ] adj regular
Lao Kou wrote:Next: pshul [pʃul] vi. break wind, flatulate (pull my finger)
paithsì [ˈpaθʃi] v blow

next: cerch [kɛr̥x] n neck, especially the front thereof (cf. :deu: Hals)

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 15 Oct 2014 16:27

Sangfroidish wrote:next: cerch [kɛr̥x] n neck, especially the front thereof (cf. :deu: Hals)
kerkh [kɛɾx] vt. rub the belly/throat of a dog or cat

Next: dnats [dnats] n. sorghum
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Corphishy » 15 Oct 2014 21:32

Lao Kou wrote:Next: dnats [dnats] n. sorghum
Tʰanaz- [ˈtʰanaz] n barley
→ Þan- [ˈθan] n barley

Next: *Hɥuŋ- [ɥ̥uŋ] n ability
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 16 Oct 2014 13:48

Corphishy wrote:Next: *Hɥuŋ- [ɥ̥uŋ] n ability
wuns [ʋũs] n. capacity (ability to contain/hold)

Next: öbs [øbs] n. furniture
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Iyionaku » 16 Oct 2014 15:03

katálgk wrote:
Iyionaku wrote:Next: iana [ˈjaːna] - to illuminate
ḍáan [ʝáːɴ] n. light

Next: tlínha [tɬéŋɦà] adv. daily
tilin (Northern Yélian) bzw. tyèlen (Southern Yélian) [ˈtiːlɪn], [ˈt͜ʃɛlən] - again and again
Lao Kou wrote:Next: pshul [pʃul] vi. break wind, flatulate (pull my finger)
pyula [ˈpʃuːla] - infml. to fart
Sangfroidish wrote:
Iyionaku wrote:Next: iana [ˈjaːna] - to illuminate
yarna [ˈjɑrnɑ] n spark
u'iarnu [ʊˈjarnʊ] - spark
Sangfroidish wrote:next: cerch [kɛr̥x] n neck, especially the front thereof (cf. :deu: Hals)
a'cerce [aˈkerkə] - throat
Lao Kou wrote:Next: dnats [dnats] n. sorghum
u'denets [ʊˈdɛːnɛt͜s̘] - sorghum
Corphishy wrote:Next: *Hɥuŋ- [ɥ̥uŋ] n ability
æ'vunus [œˈvuːnʊs] - capacity
Lao Kou wrote: Next: öbs [øbs] n. furniture
un'æbesir [ʊnœˈbeːsir] - furniture (one piece of)
un'æbesimé [ʊnœbːsiˈmeː] - furniture (the complety inventory of the house)

Next: æ'soli [œˈsɔːli] - afterworld
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Sangfroidish » 16 Oct 2014 16:07

Lao Kou wrote:Next: dnats [dnats] n. sorghum
dant [ðɑn̥t] n wheat
Corphishy wrote:Next: *Hɥuŋ- [ɥ̥uŋ] n ability
oni [ˈoni] v accomplish, manage, succeed in doing sth
Lao Kou wrote:Next: öbs [øbs] n. furniture
opos [ˈobos] n item of furniture
opsi [ˈopsi] v furnish
Iyionaku wrote:Next: æ'soli [œˈsɔːli] - afterworld
tsari [ˈtsɑɾi] v die

Next: cléthi [ˈcl̥ɛjθi] v close up, obstruct

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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Lao Kou » 16 Oct 2014 16:40

Géarthnuns:
Iyionaku wrote:Next: æ'soli [œˈsɔːli] - afterworld
ösauls [øˈsɔls] n. funerary urn
Sangfroidish wrote:Next: cléthi [ˈcl̥ɛjθi] v close up, obstruct
jleth [dʒlɛθ] vi. be stuck

Next: éfüdhöls [ˌefyˈðøls] n. obsidian
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Re: Lexicon sculpting

Post by Corphishy » 16 Oct 2014 23:49

Lao Kou wrote:Next: éfüdhöls [ˌefyˈðøls] n. obsidian
*ipʰiɥuz- [ˈipʰiɥuz] v to combust, explode
→ efœ(s)- [ˈefɞː(z)] v to excite

Next: *hrusti [ˈr̥usti] n name
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