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The base force of magic, harnessed and focused by certain adventurers
a metallic ore
- Akanee Isles: n. (ah KAH nee)
- Aneskis: n. (ah NEH skees)
kestrel clans, typically familial units
giant insect, akin to aphids
- Argentine Collegia and Science Museum:
Compilers of the Encyclopedia Etiquetta
- Argent Moon Collegia:
- Argentinian Oath:
oath taken by scribes of the Argentine Colleges
oily seed used in herbal curative
- Aryoch: n. (AHR ee ok)
Creator of all things, the Creator god that willed himself into being. Antithesis of H'Coyra.
- Askagard: n. (AHS kah gard)
Kingdom and city on Mitralon continent
Resident: an Askagardian
- Askakedja Mountains: n. (Ahs kah KAYD yah)
- Athene: n. (ahth AY nuh)
one of the three moons of Primordiax. Smallest, and closest. Appears to be the same size as the other two.
- Balancok: n. (BAL in kok)
- Belladine: n. (BEL ah deen)
- Bellamane: n. (BEL ah Mah nay)
Goddess of Passion, Lust, Art
herbal plant component
- Beydir: n. (bay DEER)
Mitralon fish, extremely rare
- Blood spikes:
- Blorthoi the Great, King: n. (BLOHR thoi)
King, dwarvish, reputed to have sat upon a legendary gem-encrusted throne
indigenous to Mitralon, rare
a metallic ore
- Catfolk: n.
feline humanoid race
- Chemer: n. (kehm EHR)
city and kingdom (Chemerite) on the Ta’Raekhet continent, alternately “City of Ashes” or the “Well of Bones”
Resident: a Chemerite
1. measurement of weight = 2 pounds
The reputed weight of King Rand the Unifier's crown.
10 diams = 1 crown.
2. Unit of Askardic currency. The Crown is a gold, octagonal shaped coin whose slightly raised border is decorated like the edge of a royal crown. The obverse of the coin bears a falcon with its wings stretched and talons extended.
unit of measure: time. 12 years.
The length of the cycle of life as recognized by the Gods.
- Darlen Jien, Lady:
unit of weight measure; 1/5th of a pound, 1/10th of a rand
The weight of Queen Lexi's (wife of King Rand) engagement ring.
conifer with waxy leaves, produces black wood
Unit of Chemerian currency. The Drocta is a heavy, round, silver coin adorned on its obverse face with a large desert scarab. The carapace of the scarab is plated to faintly refract light in a rainbow of hues. The coin has a thick, smooth edge.
arborial humanoid race
indigenous fish of Ta’Raekhet
indigenous reptile of Ta’Raekhet
subterranean humanoid race
unit of measure: temperature
- Encyclopedia Etiquetta:
collection of ten volumes detailing over 1000 years of leklek customs and etiquette practices
Coniferous forest on Mitralon continent
- Evyrwood Lake:
lake on Mitralon continent
Kestrel homes, generally high atop massive trees, or on sheer cliffs
Goddess of Nature, Renewal, Life, Death
naturally-occurring iron-carbon compound ore
one of the three moons of Primordiax. Largest, yet farthest away. White with purple tinges, has a ragged red scar. All three moons appear to be the same size.
rare indigenous Mitralon mammal
gigantic ant relative
approximately one mile (4,166.6 feet)
Traditional noble land grant was 1x1 of this unit.
5000 rand = 1 gran.
lukoi tribe, named for Lukoi historical leader Tertz Grrt. (All lukoi tribe names end in the letter Z.)
The Unmaker, Aryoch’s counterpart, a by-product of Aryoch willing himself into being
- Heillsa Mountains:
highly advanced trulloc style of architecture, emphasizing complex geometric principles
- Holymna cicada: n. (sih KAY dah, hoh LIM nah)
first leklek sailor; famous for his "Voyage to the Edge of the World"
1. A sound made during a bout of incontinence.
2. An itch in an annoyingly hard place to scratch.
3. The phonetic representation of dislodging a hairball.
4. "Key", to a stutterer.
5. Universally agreed to be the word most likely to be regarded as an infectious disease by indigenous Primordians of any quality.
- Keres Pits:
terrain feature of Ta’Raekhet
humanoid avian race
author of “A Scholar's History”
barbaric human culture
kestrel cosmetic feather dyeing
- Kyar River:
Katavyan continent river
short-stature humanoid race
wife of King Rand
- Loekr Lake:
race, also known as the lupkyn
section in each town comprised of lukoi
race, also known as the Lukoi
slang for Salamae
- Mailek wood:
rare Mitralon sea bird
authoress of "City of Ashes", a work dedicated to Chemer
This is the largest and northernmost continent. The Kingdom of Askagard is here. Mitralon translates roughly to "the womb" or "motherland".
Resident: an Askagardian
- Mother Orb:
Beydir shaman and witch doctor, who passes on oral traditions
Goddess of the Moon
Ferami for ‘no name’. A warrior having lost all status.
- Nemian Colony:
lost dryadic colony, reputed to still possess arcane dryadic powers
a type of pet that embodies the creation elements of the world
cephalopod, related to squids and octopuses
the second moon of Primordiax, "The Blood Moon", medium-sized, and between the other two, making all three moons appear to be the same size
unit of measure: time. 1 year
The length of time from the shortest day to the shortest day with the passing of all seasons in between.
tropical storms of Katavyan
- P'chai Bahn:
talayan five-roomed building where 13-year-old males eat, sleep, and take classes together
possibly the greatest leklek tinker to ever live
Primordiax’s chicken counterpart, flightless bird with pointy beak and three toes
- Praya River:
a hardwood used for building
measurement of length equal to 10 inches
Length of King Rand's Rod of Command.
10 thumbs = 1 rand.
1/5000th of a gran.
43 BU - 201 AR: most documented Primordian ruler
God of Trials, War
- Sahblen Plate:
continental tectonic land mass
- Saht t'lon:
talayan slow, graceful meditative dance that tones muscles and develops strength, flexibility, and grace
arachnid native of Ta’Raekhet
unit of Trojan currency. The Sathu is a round, gold coin with a reeded edge. Its obverse face is decorated with an enormous stone temple rising out of the jungle.
- Savants' Table:
lukoi political body
- Serith's blood:
lukoi cosmetic fur-trimming practice
- Spydar silk:
- Statue of Phinaou Boss:
one of the greatest masterpieces of the realm; built by lekleks
gigantic lizards with flat plates that line their backs
God of the Sun
demi-god who brings gifts to lukoi during Xatmus
southwestern continent, heavily desert and plains
Kingdom of Chemer is there. Ta'Reakhet translates roughly to "Land of Battle".
Resident: a Chemerite
extinct elven culture, rumored to have become the sea
- Terro Grul:
lukoi tribe. (All lukoi tribe names end in the letter Z.)
measure of length, shorter than a rand ; approximately 1 inch
The length of King Rand's thumb. Useful for small measurements.
unit of measure: time. 1 hour
The length of time it took the King's Herald to relay a message to the captains at each city gate in the capital city of King Rand.
Universal unit of currency. The Triad is a round, reeded edge, platinum coin with a three faced pyramid engraved on its obverse face. Each face of the pyramid represents one of the three Kingdoms of the Alliance. The base of the pyramid represents the Aether, whose worship is shared by all.
- Troj: n. (troi)
Kingdom, city; located on Katavyan
Resident: a Trojan
- Universal Gyrodynamics Academy:
Academy for advances in science and fizziks. Advanced studies in gyrodynamics offered here. Also where people go to advance the world's technology.
- Vedr Mons:
Mountain range near east coast of Mitralon
Human Sub-culture, named after its patriarch, Niccolo Venici
Patriarch of the Venici sub-culture
minion of H’Croya
lukoi celebration every 12 years of exchanging gifts, commemorating creation by a nature god (see Sylanim)