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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #15 on: October 12, 2020, 06:12:06 PM »
Possibly. The latter is the spelling we used in the Republic, but you're right that the former looks more linguistically correct.

Ah, if it's been in use already then I of course rescind my objection.


Wait, TalossaWiki says the spelling was Tanáischteu. What gives?
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #16 on: October 12, 2020, 08:52:01 PM »
I honestly don't have a clue. The Wiki is not to be trusted, too many people edit that miéida and some of them have a trolling/disinformation agenda. And the Republic Witt is offline so I can't check it out. I advise you to use your best judgement.
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #17 on: October 12, 2020, 09:26:56 PM »
Miestra, you're the source.  Don't you remember the whole discussion about the title?
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #18 on: October 13, 2020, 01:51:27 AM »
Since clearly I don't remember, and Republic Witt is down, I endorse Tánischteu as the reformed spelling.
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #19 on: October 13, 2020, 05:05:24 AM »
I found something:

Quote from: Miestră in 2014
Eric: the Talossan word I chose for Opposition leader - amazed that there was none in the formal dictionary - was tanáischteu, from the Irish meaning "successor" or "alternative".
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I think Tanaischteu (no accent mark since leaving it out wouldnt change the pronunciation) is good.
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #20 on: January 20, 2021, 07:32:08 PM »
New year, new word suggestion. Without further ado:



Talossan word: grefierïă
English translation: scribery
Part of speech: Noun (feminine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Chancellor --> Cantzeleir, Chancery --> Cantzelerïa, Scribe --> Grefieir, Scribery --> Grefierïa
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #21 on: January 22, 2021, 06:25:56 PM »
Here's my personal take on grefierïă:

While the parallel to cantzeleir ~ cantzelerïă is pretty convincing, I do have an objection to make, namely that there is already a Talossan word for "scribery" in use: scriuerïă. It is used in some TalossaWiki articles, which is what I chose for the L'Estat document. From a purely aesthetic point of view, grefierïă is the better choice, but from a descriptivist point of view, scriuerïă ought to be prefered.

I'm conflicted. What do you think?
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #22 on: January 22, 2021, 11:22:24 PM »
Téu aucün opiniuns över ça. Téu simplămint fäts 'n glheþinaziun listeral. Schi ja'iens moct q'isch detxa uçescu, instüzös ça uficialità eda mancançă da ça, acest moct put estar el miglhor à guardar. À mhïus, façar acest non noi resquirarha àð inovar els texts existinds cün 'n noveu moct.

(I have no strong opinions either way. I simply made a literal translation. If there's already a word in use, regardless of its status as official or not, maybe that's the better one to keep. At least, doing that doesn't require us to update the existing texts with a new word.)

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Azul everyone. New word suggestion.



Talossan word: infrastrütür
English translation: infrastructure
Part of speech: Noun (masculine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): infrared --> infraroxh / structure --> strütür / infra- + structure --> infra- + strütür --> infrastrütür



This word seems like a no-brainer to me, and I might as well add it right away. Any objections?
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #24 on: February 22, 2022, 02:23:45 PM »
Hello everyone. There have been no word suggestions since the last time I posted here, but I would like to propose a new word regardless.



Talossan word: axhuntar
English translation: to add
Part of speech: Verb
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): derived from Romansh agiuntar "to add", alternatively from Sardinian aggiuntare "to add" and Talossan axhuntă "adjunct, rider". First suggested by Tafial and subsequented supported by S:reu Siervicül in 2015.

Infinitiveaxhuntar
Present Participleaxhuntind(s)
Past Participleaxhuntat(s), axhuntadă(s), axhuntescu (-schti)
éutuo/a/çanoivoios/as/ça
Presentaxhuntéuaxhuntásaxhuntaaxhuntent (axhuntameux)axhuntetzaxhuntent
Pastaxhunteveuaxhuntevásaxhuntevaaxhuntevent (axhuntevameux)axhuntevetzaxhuntevent
Futureaxhuntarhéuaxhuntarhásaxhuntarhaaxhuntarhent (axhuntarhameux)axhuntarhetzaxhuntarhent
Conditionalaxhuntadréuaxhuntadrásaxhuntadraaxhuntadrent (axhuntadrameux)axhuntadretzaxhuntadrent
Imperative¡axhunta!¡axhuntetz!



It is my belief that this word is well enough established to add to the dictionary right away. Should anyone object, I will remove it again and put it up to a discussion.
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #25 on: April 03, 2022, 06:57:02 AM »
I'm currently working on a translation of S:reu Tzaracompradas Book of Cuisine, and I noticed that we're missing some food words.



Talossan word: cardamomeu
English translation: cardamom
Part of speech: Noun (masculine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Latin cardamomum, Italian cardamomo, Spanish cardamomo



Talossan word: cumineu
English translation: cumin
Part of speech: Noun (masculine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Latin cuminum, Italian cumino, Spanish comino



Talossan word: ugnhiun da primavară
English translation: scallion, green onion
Part of speech: Noun (feminine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Romansh tschagula da primavaira, lit. "spring onion"



Talossan word: marinar
English translation: to marinate
Part of speech: Verb
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Romansh marinar, French mariner, Italian marinare...

Infinitivemarinar
Present Participlemarinind(s)
Past Participlemarinat(s), marinadă(s), marinescu (-schti)
éutuo/a/çanoivoios/as/ça
Presentmarinéumarinásmarinamarinent (marinameux)marinetzmarinent
Pastmarineveumarinevásmarinevamarinevent (marinevameux)marinevetzmarinevent
Futuremarinarhéumarinarhásmarinarhamarinarhent (marinarhameux)marinarhetzmarinarhent
Conditionalmarinadréumarinadrásmarinadramarinadrent (marinadrameux)marinadretzmarinadrent
Imperative¡marina!¡marinetz!



Talossan word: clementină
English translation: clementine (fruit)
Part of speech: Noun (feminine)
Context (e.g. citations for use, word origin, etc.): Romansh clementina, French clémentine, Italian clementina



Thoughts?
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #26 on: April 12, 2022, 07:13:37 PM »
I'd like to remind everyone that I will not add these words to the dictionary until I've had some input from other members of SIGN.
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #27 on: April 12, 2022, 08:27:17 PM »
I'm happy with all of these, although the spice names which just look like the English names + eu almost look like Archaic Talossan
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Re: The New Word Suggestion Threads -- El Fil dels Noveux Mocts Suxhestats
« Reply #28 on: April 12, 2022, 08:38:31 PM »
No objections here.

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« Reply #29 on: April 13, 2022, 05:56:08 AM »
Very well, then.

EDIT: I just realised the Treisour already had an entry for cumin, cüminsatour, except I wouldnt find it because the entry was spelled "CUMMIN". Instead of adding cumineu I'll change that entry to CUMMIN, CUMIN.
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