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English-Ondoko Glossary


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A

a capella

music or orchestration using only vocal and nasal means, esp. using mimickry of sounds

 hannefasa

hahn-nay-FHÆS-shah






able

skilled

 febÕt

FAY-byoot






about

estimation

 zor

zohlg






subject

 O mÌ

ohmn-oo-WAYE






above

over, higher

 O ni

OH-nee






absorb

verb, draw, take in, as a sponge or through suction or pouring

 A paji

ah-PAHD-ree






abuse

 ban dÔI b

bæhn-dyay-eeb






accept

verb

 jejw

dray-JRUH






acquaintance

 hul 

hool






act

noun

 stirob

shteer-LGOHB






actor

noun

 bir joA

beelg-DROH-ah






add

see: plus

adjective

 cegexi

chay-GAY-tsee






see: attribute

adult

 blekorbanda 

BLAYK-OHRB-ahn-dah






advanced

adjective; old, elder, beyond its youth

 vÉrÒ 

PPWAHR-ree-YOH






adventure

noun

 sruf

shrr-oofh






adverb

 forkexi

fhor-KAY-tsee






for adverb modifier, see: -ly

affair

illegal love, out of wedlock

 veU demu

ppay-OOD-ah-MNOO






affix

 bohah

boh-HAH-[glottal]






aforementioned

 poI sili

POH-ee-SHEE-lee






after

verb that follows something existing or doing after the present moment

 qereha

kwaylg-RRAY-hah






against

adjective, situationally, as one is to a wall

 kaO x

KOWTS






opposed to, optionally as suffix

 E hy

eh-HAYE






age

long era

 jrige

jrree-ghay






one's years

 E A nta

ay-AHNT-ah






agitated by

verb

 mak seI

mæk-SHAY-ee






ago

 ceI v

CHAY-eepp






agree

verb

 hafni

HAHF-nee






see: disagree, midagree

ahead

 U E beb

oo-way-bayb






air

 W Isto 

uh-WEEZSH-toh






alive

 feltaj

fayl-tahj






all

 fup 

fhoop






all of something, as a suffix

__hymy 

___HAYE-mnaye






allow

 mozzel

mohz-zayl






alone

noun 'loner', also verb

 spi spin

shpee shpeen






amongst

 deftojz

dayf-TOHDRZ






Anarchists

Anarchist rebellion of Lajal range

to Westerners, 'night folk'

 ma Y E het

mah-AYE-eh-HEHTT






to Chivset Rebels

 micÒblo 

MEECH-ee-YOHB-loh






to themselves, 'the will'

 micÒl

mee-chee-YOHL






and

 & 

 jÔ 

DREE-yay






like English 'n', quicker to say and write

 E 

ay






androgynous

prefix modifier

 ___ dolÅ

_____dohl-laye-uh






anger

noun

 E raO

ayr-RRAH-oh






angle

 jenka 

DRAYN-kah

JAYN-kah






animal

a living creature that is not a person, a beast

 minÕA 

MNEE-nee-wah






ankle

 bordÒ

bohr-dyoh






annihilate

 fevejelavin

FAYPB-PAYJ-rehl-LAHPB-een






Annihilator

sub-deity of destruction, in Ondoko related to Jengs

announce

in Ondoko, see: usher

another

 delti

dehl-tee






answer

 jeI ne

jay-EEN-ay

JAYN-neh






ant

 makt

mnahkt






antagonism

events or actions of a warlike nature

 O I pÈ I g

oh-ee-POO-WOH-eegh






see: war

anti-

prefix, opposing appended word

 xËb 

tsoo-EEB___






suffix version, slangily

 dÔI p 

____dee-AY-eep






anticipate

see: await

antenna

 glikÒ

GLEE-kyoh






any

suffix like English generalizer "-ever" (e.g.; whatever, whomever, however)

____ O xoI

____oh-TSOY






anymore

variation of yet

 fukkiglÈ

fhook-keeg-loo-WOH






appear

see: originate

applaud

see: celebrate

approach

 U A babo

oo-ahh-BAH-boh






aquatic

"swimming" or doing things in water, prefix modifier

 ___ qodÅ

_____kwoh-thaye-uh






arc

see: arch

arch

structure or shape of bowing line

 robarf

RROH-bahlg-f






archeo-

suffix to refer to an old form, like English prefix "archeo-"

 ____ demot

____DAYMN-oht






areola

 paranambepa 

PAH-rahn-AHM-bay-pah






arithmatic

 fohycuby

fhoh-HAYE-choob-VAYE






arm

body appendage

 nulgw 

NOOL-guh






armor

 skwbun

sskuh-BOON






arrive

 Y A glot

aye-AHG-loht






see: get

arrow

 pranton

prlgahn-tohn






around

adverb; roughly

 ticu

TEECH-oo






adjective; situational or movement

 I kema

ee-KAYMN-ah






art

like English meaning; esp. visual beauty or other challenging concepts

 E kaxzu

ay-KAHT-zoo






as

suffix, "-like", "in the form/sense of"; in Ondoko, something isn't ever "like" something using an Ondoko word for "like"; it's behaving as the thing's "as" state, e.g.; She's clam-like happy. It's doornail-like dead, You're five-leafed clover-like lucky. (Naturally, this leads to a lot of jokes about the expected conclusion.)

 ____ uvlo

____OOP-pbloh






ash

 xar

TSAHLG






aspiration

breathed utterance

 qibekinkedo

kwee-BEHK-aihn-KAY-doh






assist

verb

 hozijahyt

hoh-zeej-drah-HAYE-t






at

non-time specific location

 qum

kwoomn






see: then, where

Ataga

Eastern continent

 A taga

ah-TAH-gah






Atagean Ocean

The seas surrounding Ataga, as well as to the North and to the Southwest

 A tagakoblo

ah-TAH-gah-KOHB-loh






attack

verb

 bËcog

bwee-CHOHG






attempt

noun; trial, do

 hËpum

hoo-wee-POOMN






attractive

suffix modifier

 ___ pugdÕ

_____poog-dyoo






attribute

 cuguxi

choo-GHOOTS-see






see: adjective

aunt

 pestegu

pehsh-TEH-ghoo






aura
see: wrap

authentic

 fÖni

fee-AYE-nee






author

creator, writer

 buniv

VOO-neepp






auto-

like English prefix "auto-" or "self-" but not a prefix

 fo U t

foh-OOT






automatic

adjective, also archaic suffix to refer to the motorization of a thing

 foU t boI tuz

FOH-oot-BOH-eet-OOZ






Autumn

Vorjeq

ppbohr-JAYK-woo-[glottal stop]






average

cÈkonq

choo-ohk-OHN-quh






avoid

 vuz faO

ppooz-FAH-oh






see: circumvent

await

wait for, anticipate; see: wait

 rzuzujeli

RRZOO-zoodr-JAYL-lee






awakening

transition from waking to resting; from "black time"

 cudahÒ

choo-DAH-hee-YOH





away from

a heading of retreat from something, see: from

 bÔtap

BEE-ayt-ahp






awesome

 skujab

sskoo-JRAHB

shkoo-RRAHB








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