Lore:Cyrodilic

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This article is about the language of antiquity. For the modern language sometimes colloquially called "Cyrodilic", see Tamrielic.

Cyrodilic is the language from which Tamrielic descended.[1]:6 A variation of Old Cyrodilic was once spoken by the Ayleids.[2] In 1E 2813, Cyrodilic became the language of all legal documents, replacing High Elvish.[1]:6

Cyrodilic names localized from other languages[edit]

Anequina
Ne Quin-al (Ta'agra)[3]
Pellitine
Pa'alatiin (Ta'agra)
Tiber Septim
Talos[4]

Notes[edit]

  • From Old Cyrodilic, "withersynes" means "backwards".[5]
  • Pig-Cyrodilic is a variant of Cyrodilic sometimes spoken by non speakers.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b The Daggerfall Chronicles — Ronald Wartow
  2. ^ The Wild ElvesKier-Jo Chorvak
  3. ^ Pocket Guide to the Empire, 3rd Edition: Sugar and Blood: the Cats of the SouthImperial Geographical Society, 3E 432
  4. ^ Pocket Guide to the Empire, 1st Edition: PrefaceImperial Geographical Society, 2E 864
  5. ^ WithershinsYaqut Tawashi
  6. ^ A Culinary Adventure, Volume 2Rallaume Lemonds, Culinary Crusader