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Re: Basic vocabulary when starting a conlang

From:Andreas Johansson <and_yo@...>
Date:Sunday, September 1, 2002, 17:45
bn wrote:
>not necessarily. if you have a conculture with either >no sexes or more than two, then man and woman aren's >useful concepts. bac isn't based on a conculture, but >as i'm atheist it doesn't have a word for god ( it >borrows specific religions' terms when it needs to >refer to their deities, and would probably nick the >latin |deo| if referring to the western concept of god
Just a nitpick; clearly it's whether the conculture, not the conculturer, is atheistic that's relevant to whether the conlang has a native word for "god". Andreas _________________________________________________________________ MSN Photos is the easiest way to share and print your photos: