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The Dictionary of Made-Up Languages : From Elvish to Klingon, The Anwa, Reella, Ealray, Yeht (Real) Origins of Invented Lexicons.

Author: Stephen D Rogers
Publisher: F+W Media, 2011.
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"TaH pagh, taH be!" ("To be or not to be ..." in Klingon). "Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo." ("A star shines upon the hour of our meeting," the standard Elvish greeting). "Ne dankinde." ("You're welcome," in Esperanto). Language buffs will love this one-of-a-kind dictionary of imaginary tongues. From the nineteenth century grammarian's Anglic (with its perfectly simple syntax) to Tolkien's fantastical Elvish (with its  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rogers, Stephen D.
Dictionary of Made-Up Languages : From Elvish to Klingon, The Anwa, Reella, Ealray, Yeht (Real) Origins of Invented Lexicons.
: F+W Media, ©2011
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen D Rogers
ISBN: 9781440530395 1440530394 1283337169 9781283337168
OCLC Number: 761645783
Description: 1 online resource (306 pages)
Contents: Cover; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; Part I: Make-Up Languages; Part II: Construct Your Own Language; Part III: Language Games; Bibliography; Appendix A: Works, Language Creators, and the Languages Associated with Them; Appendix B: Glossary; Index.

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"TaH pagh, taH be!" ("To be or not to be ..." in Klingon). "Elen sila lumenn' omentielvo." ("A star shines upon the hour of our meeting," the standard Elvish greeting). "Ne dankinde." ("You're welcome," in Esperanto). Language buffs will love this one-of-a-kind dictionary of imaginary tongues. From the nineteenth century grammarian's Anglic (with its perfectly simple syntax) to Tolkien's fantastical Elvish (with its vaguely Finnish undertones), this intriguing collection of the most popular made-up lexicons offers endless hours of fun for word lovers everywhere. Readers can master the exotic en.

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