Eldraeic Vocabulary

This page lists Eldraeic words (and occasional phrases or compounds, italicized) used in various places. Definitions include the word itself, a short definition, and a longer definition which indicates which case tags are commonly used (although, of course, any meaningful ones can be used) with the word in question. Alphabetization is by English standards, for reader convenience.

More words will be added here as the Speak Eldraeic Like a Semi-Literate Barbarian series continues.

!

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
!teshsmall, ant-like insectSUBJECT is a small ant-like insect of species/breed TYPE

A

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
a-Case tag: subject/actor.
a!derabluelife hexchuckSUBJECT is a bluelife animal of Eliéra, resembling a blue-furred hexapedal woodchuck, of species/breed TYPE
aldrensisterSUBJECT is the sister of OBJECT by bond/tie STANDARD from parents CREATOR [set]
an-Case tag: object/acted upon.
análarconcept-wordSUBJECT is a concept-word expressing relation OBJECT among argument roles COMPONENT [sequence]
andrafireSUBJECT is a fire/flame in fuel OBJECT burning-in/reacting-with oxidizer REQUISITE
anesprelpredicateSUBJECT is the relation of predication OBJECT, which has arguments COMPONENT [sequence]
-árPredication suffix.

B

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
bransironSUBJECT is a quantity of/is made of iron
SUBJECT is ferrous

C

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
cagálshit
faeces
SUBJECT is the faeces/excrement/dung/shit of OBJECT
SUBJECT is faecal (matter)

D

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
daëlinchance
probability
SUBJECT (event/state/property) is probable/likely under conditions AMBIENT

E

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
eslévthe EmpireSUBJECT is the Empire;
SUBJECT is a component of the Empire;
SUBJECT is Imperial

(Note: this word refers specifically to the Empire of the Star and to no other “empires”.)
esprelpredicationSUBJECT is a predicate relationship with relation OBJECT, among arguments COMPONENT [sequence]

F

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
falsamúr“black night”See múrna.
(Note: refers to the true-dark nights of winter.)
falsanblackSUBJECT is blacker than OBJECT by STANDARD
SUBJECT is black.
fidúrblueSUBJECT is bluer than OBJECT by STANDARD
SUBJECT is blue [color].

G

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
galrásmeat
flesh
SUBJECT is a quantity of/contains meat/flesh from source/animal SOURCE

H

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
hálImperative amplifier

I

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
indrenbrotherSUBJECT is the brother of OBJECT by bond/tie STANDARD from parents CREATOR [set]
ith-Case tag: member-of

J

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure

K

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
kimaerthsmall fishSUBJECT is a small fish of species/breed TYPE

L

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
laraswordSUBJECT is a word meaning/causing OBJECT in language STANDARD
SUBJECT is lexical/verbal.

M

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
mahavmake
maker
SUBJECT makes / assembles / builds / manufactures / creates OBJECT out of materials / parts / components COMPONENT using tool INSTRUMENT
SUBJECT is a maker.
miríëorder
(specifically, “harmonious order”)
SUBJECT is the harmonious order (state of being well arranged) of OBJECT with orderliness TYPE/STANDARD
mirílarstructure-wordSUBJECT is a structure-word with function OBJECT, of grammatical class MEMBER-OF, in language STANDARD

N

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
nalríneuterSUBJECT is a neuter of species TYPE evidencing neuter traits ASPECT
SUBJECT is neuter

O

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P

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Q

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
qori-Case tag: standard.

R

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
rélarargumentSUBJECT is an argument of predicate OBJECT of case TYPE

S

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
First free variable.
Second free variable.
Third free variable.
Fourth free variable.
Fifth free variable.

T

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U

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
uisIndefinite argument: the omitted argument.

V

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
valI
I and those I speak for
Pronoun: first-person
-várPredication suffix.

W

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure

X

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure

Y

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure

Z

WordShort Def.Long Definition and Case Structure
ze11 (eleven)Syllabic numeral: 11 (eleven)
zahúënbig
large
SUBJECT is big/large in property/dimension(s) ASPECT as compared with standard/norm STANDARD
zo10 (ten)Syllabic numeral: 10 (ten)