Re: Colors (Was: Re: Mauve and a related conlang question)
|From:||Philip Newton <philip.newton@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, June 5, 2002, 16:46|
On 4 Jun 02, at 8:51, H. S. Teoh wrote:
> Having said that... here are the basic colors in Ebisedian:
> Color Singular Plural Nullar
> Red ki' 3k0i' my'ki
> Green ci' 3cui' my'ci
> Blue roi' 3roi' my'ri'
> White Kii' 3Kii' my'Kii
> Black bui' 3bui' my'bi
Interesting that this doesn't follow Berlin&Kay (which Tim quoted, via
Cecil Adams)... "blue" should be replaced with "yellow", or "yellow"
should be added :)
Philip Newton <Philip.Newton@...>