Downtimer-One who is downstream of the current time (future)
Royal Dynasty Vocabulary (Ching T'Karre dialect)
Hasang-Extended Family, House
T’Kest--language of the Ching T’Karre, also T’Karre
D’Estange—stranger anyone who isn’t Ching T’Karre
Kaban—religious ruling group of Ching T’Karre
Chai—a deep bond of fealty
Tempran—slower conversational pace used by Ching T’Karre
Ju’tarrd—a space academy found in the Ching T’Karre
Sunya—the Ching T’Karre marriage bower
Tamban—distained, used in Ching T’Karre
Cherimysu—term of endearment
Tang-reputation, honor, or extended family of royal blood
The Great Dynasty—once made up of the Ching T’Karre, the Shadowlands, and others of that region.
Shuntang—bound by honor, given in a loyal oath
Democratic Union Vocabulary
Klog—a strong alcoholic drink popular in the United Federation
Kauf—a coffee type drink
Abela—a white robe worn by women of the Sunglast, Obela-dark robe
T’aile—a potent drink of the Sunglast made from fermented cactus & secret ingredients.
Kassock—male robe of the Sunglast
Azul—the top layer of clothing often worn by men of the Sunglast
Ark—a long necked, four-legged animal of the Diechwrathe known for its shimmering fur. Not especially intelligent. Travels in small herds.
Iloue-fragrant flower, white, blush color
Krell—a white furred part cat, part goat, four pawed animal that lives in the high tundra and snow of Islian
Nightcat—a large black predatory feline that prowls northwestern areas of the Federation. Also found in the Sunglast occasionally, coat is shiny dark leather, hunts during night
Sand Cat-sand colored coat, desert cat with wide feet, sharp claws. hunts during day
Gebbit—a small mammal, cross between a mouse and a rabbit.
Lompir—an animal of the Sunglast dessert that is known for going many days without water. Cross between a camel and horse
Threep—an aquatic animal that would be a cross between a seal and an otter.
She T’ang Master—the highest level in martial arts in the Western Realm
Shunzing—dangerous in a political sense, taboo
Kanglang snake—a type of poisonous snake found in the Western Realm
Yar Goat—nimble four-footed creature of the Diechwrathe mountains.
Wormrot—a lowly insect, worm creature
Rhagma-God of Sunglast, fire and wind
chukka-bonded friend that stands in for his companion
Shama-holy person of medicine, Sunglast
Royal Dynasty--(Ching T'Karre and Shadowlands) East across Hydraline Ocean. (not shown on map)
Hydraline Sea—Large body of water that lies east of the Democratic Union between the Western Realm and Ching T’Karre
D’Ankanque—region south of the Democratic Union. Their weather is hot and humid. They have a distaste of electronics. They are very caste conscious.
Enjelise—alien culture discovered by Braden in his space exploration. Very similar to what we think of as angels. Lady Elsinore, Lady of the Crystal was one who came to warn the Realm that humans were too violent and left her genetic material for Mother Kat to use in her breeding program.
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