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  1. Tengwar for Te Reo (Māori)

    Tengwar for Te Reo

                      

    "My language is my awakening, my language is the window to my soul."

    I have a D&D setting I have developed, which I call Tegurala. When I started working on it, I decided to use real world languages for the fantasy languages, for naming language …

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  2. Word Family - Mummy

    October theme: Ancient Borrowings π’…΄

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    mu, mummy

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    • Proto-Afro-Asiatic *maΚΎ-
      • Berber
        • Tashelhit aman water
        • Tuareg ⡎⡏ aman water
      • Chadic
        • West Chadic
          • Tangale am water
      • Egyptian π“ˆ– mw water, rain, sea, lake
        • Demotic Egyptian mw
          • Coptic β²™β²Ÿβ²Ÿβ²© moou water
          • Egyptian Arabic Ψ§Ω…Ψ¨Ωˆ ΚΎumbΕ« water, drink childish
          • Ancient Greek ΞΌαΏ¦ …
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  3. Word Family - Cane

    October theme: Ancient Borrowings π’…΄

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    cane, cannon, canon

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    • Sumerian π’„€π’ˆΎ gi.na reed
      • Akkadian π’„€ qanΓ» reed
        • Mycenaean Greek π€’π€œπ€›π€  ko-no-ni-pi cross bar?
        • Hebrew Χ§ΦΈΧ ΦΆΧ” kanΓ© cane, stick, reed, windpipe
        • ? Pre-Greek substrate?
          • Ancient Greek κάννα kΓ‘nna reed, reed mat
            • Latin canna reed, cane, pipe, flute …
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