Tag Archives: Mychai

Lexember 2016

Woah. It’s been a whole year since my last post. Let’s just say graduate school and life tend to get in the way of conlanging. Anyway, since it’s the most wonderful time of the year, I give you the first … Continue reading

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Lexember

And I’m only 24 days late! But I think (maybe) I’ve maybe up for it by having 142 words this year! Lexember 2015: 1st Séko – mouth; rumor; a gossip séko – to spread rumors; to gossip 2nd Kset – … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word – Sons and daughters…and such

This post delves a bit more into the culture of the people who speak Mychai than previous posts might. It’s about familial relationship terms. Mostly Mychai isn’t too surprising here. There’s a word for father (Asag), mother (Mrem), brother (En), … Continue reading

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Wednesday Word – mim

So, it’s been a while… Nearly a year. Sorry, but grad school is busy. Anyway, here’s a new Wednesday Word…on a Tuesday. I’ll get back to a regular schedule soon.   Previously, in the post on mar, I mentioned the … Continue reading

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‘Wednesday’s’ Word – zir and ksir

Today’s post delves a bit more into the grammar of Mychai than the previous few posts did. It’s all about reflexive and reciprocal expressions (see Middle voice); how they’re similar to English, and how they’re different. First off, let’s cover how … Continue reading

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Word of the day – Ëzonék (ambiguity)

Today’s post (sorry it’s not Wednesday…), is all about ambiguity! The title word, Ëzonék /ø.t͡so.ne͡ɪk/, is translated as ambiguity, and it maps pretty well to the English equivalent in terms of its coverage. It describes a state of affairs where multiple … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word – Radh

Today’s word is word. Well, one of the key translations of today’s word, Radh, is word.  Word in the sense of a unit of speech or writing. Ca Thles emeth Radhel ngua. ca      Thles          emeth   … Continue reading

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