Paravian Dictionary

Special thanks to Andrew Ginever for compiling this dictionary.

A - C
a'lindpine glen
adeiswhisper; compound
adruinneto block; obstruct
aeasha balm
affi'eniadancer
ahelamage-gifted
ahs-yaha purple wildflower
ai'anhidden one
aierlyanbear
ainbelonging to
alover; of
alathto know
alesstairstubborn
alithstar
allito save; preserve
alshianwonder or miracle
altlast
amstate of being
ama'idanplease forgive
anone
an'altone; first end; last
anithaelto seek
ankeshedpain agony
anthebox
araethgrass
araitheto disperse; send
arin'strealstrong-wind
arithonfate-forger; one who is visionary
arwientswiftest
asanheart
atchiassilk
athprime; first
athaellife-destiny of the world
avarpast thought; memory
aviestag
aykraukenscorcher
baraichlynchpin
baridientenacity
bayienslag
bitternto sear; char
brandtemper
bretahlittle sprout
briannegull
briensengat the base; at the bottom
bwinfirm
caelleaf
caenvale
cailleaf
caildesalty
caillestubborn
caille'eshstubborn hold
caimcross
caincyrsailfish
calliewbalm
caithshadow
chiavaldena rare yellow flower which grows by the seaside
ci'arithirenforgers of the ultimate link with prime power
cianspark
cianorto shine
cian'waithshining smile
ciarabeldashes
ciariaswallow
ciattiarica knot tied of withies that has the magical property of confusing enemies
ciealthread
cierlnerve
cievasworm; grub
ciorainantique nail
claithengarden; earth; soil
corship; vessel
coriships; vessels
criasinlet
cruaida specific form of clay used for brickmaking
D - I
d'einbehind the chair
daelking or lord
daenclay
daerto cut
daer'anone that cuts
dagrienvariety
dahvifool; mistake
dakiarclumsy
dalfair
dalefoam
daongold
dascenocean
dayalmoss grown
deinbird
deiniasparrow
deorethansour tempered
deshmist
deshirmisty
dharevil
di-iaa dissonance (hyphen denotes a glottal stop)
diegantrinket a dandy might wear ornament
dien'kendiona jewel with a severe flaw that may result in shearing or cracking
dierktough
dierk-linngdrake aerie
diernplain; flat
dirstone
dirlwyna specific aspect of misfortune; to be childless
dornnet
driemfir tree
drienpartner
duinnehand
dwintail
dwyiarvinegar wine
dyshientcedar
e'prefix diminutive for small
e'liersmall land
ealta narrows
elshort
eldirto ponder; to consider; to weigh
eledienight-singing bird
elssiensmall pit
en'wethenfarsighted
er'deinialong walls
eraplace; land
erientspear
erlilong light
esiafeather
evocchoice
eyalishfussy
faelind'anoutspoken one; noisy one
faersisheltered; muffled
falred
fal-ei-mieretree self-reflection
fal'mierto sparkle; glisten
feiathenivy
feronmaker
ffaeldark
ffarto make
ffaratonmaker
fferetoncraftsman; master-maker
fionne arith caid anone who brings choice
fyerkto throw or toss
gaento guide
ghediarto persist
ghentharsh
gianisha halfway point; a stopping place
gianudtough
giunud-eriga coarse suitor
gyceweasel
halwhite
hal'liawhite light
halthienwhite aged
hanshsand
harradienlarge mule
haviertatailor
havieshahawk
havieshehawk
hedrealoak
huellone who protects
i'erthe line; edge
i'eshnest; haven
i'onof fate; mystery; fate
i'lith'eansthe keeper; preserver of mystery
i'saerthe circle
i'sid'i'erone who has stood at the verge of being lost
iasuffix for "third domain"
ianfiarbirch tree
iavelscathing
iellight; ray
ientdart; suffix for "most"
ieshliersheltered place
imarncrystal
imauririddle
inniesha jewel with a pastel tint
iorlestsalt
ipeishcrescent
irlanledge
is'feronspeed maker
ishealto make quiet
itainthe third
iteniauncertain
ithafive
ithishfleece or fluffy
iyatto break
J - M
jeynsagarnet
jiaskbinding faith
jielotaffectation
jienesseto be washed out or pale; a wisp
jier'yaishunclean magic
jieretthorn
jierispike
jierliethto be stubborn enough to cause pain; thorn of worry
jiesshare
kagirl
ka'ithe girl
kaim'riadienthread cut shorter
kait-th'eraempty place
kar'ethto raid
kar'eth'anone who raids; pirate
kar'i'ffaeltwist the dark
kar'riad en montwisted thread on the needle
karmakwolf
kelhidden
kesh keinshark's teeth
kesiethsmall clam found in freshwater streams
kewiara weighing of conscience
khadrimdragon
khiaronone who stands in judgment
kiavorhigh virtue
kielpity
kiel'd'maeranone without pity
kiel'iencompassion ('ien = "lightness")
kiel'liessbalm of grief
kielwherntoothed; jagged
kierthmistake
kietiennsmall leopard
kioshlinopaque
koriathorder
krialname for the rune of crossing
lachonngoatherd
laeregrace
lanhot
lan'hansh'eraplace of hot sands
liexalted; in harmony; exalted grace
liablond; yellow; light
liaffenpale yellow hair
lienote struck in harmony
liento love
lienthaldirection
liernmeinto centre; restrain; bring into balance
liessiadbalance
li'eraexalted place; land in harmony
liosmarletters; written records
lithmiereto preserve intact or to keep whole
liyondcorridor
loernan Atheran fish
luinfeline
luirhainondefender
lyrsong
lyronsinger
m'era'kia place held separate
m'iershore
madrienstaunch
maelhalliagrand meadows; plain; an open space of any sort
maeliurfish
maenito fall; disrupt; interrupt
maeni'allito patch together
maenienfallen
magiarea chaotic force
maienmouse
marinhappening
marlequartz rock
mathienmassive
mearawillow
mearthempty
meinhaired
meriorencottages
methhate
meth'ilass'anthe drowned or sunken ones
mhearkvalley
miacha form of mage-sight
miach'luincat kept for watch purposes since cats can see etherically
midlyrphrase of melody
mierereflection
mierkielpost; pillar
mierneto flit
minpurple
minderlanvil
miogcattail
moargreed
moarnosha coffer; specifically where a greedy person would hoard valuables
monneedle; spire
morvainswindler's market
mourcarpet; rug
muircause
myrthlnoxious
narmscolor
nastirwarrior
niertooth
nirsouth
nondthicket; copse
norhnorth
O - Z
ornia'sana blackbird with a crested head
orveincrumbled
ostierbrick
paereiasalmon
paragreat
pas'e'vierhidden little vale
pash'eraplace of grit or gravel
pensti'erawatchpoint; place for beacon fires
perlornmidpoint
pierensshoreline
pirdithanvil
quairepyramid
quarinravine; canyon
quenone who is narrow-minded
quenientwitless
quorincanyons
raiettcarrion bird
ramonhills; downs
rauveninvocation
renwarinpoison
ri'athonone who touches divinity
riato touch
ria'ieajnto touch the forbidden
riadthread
rielsilver
risway
rothbrother
ruanna fledgling hawk
s'i'anof the one
s'kyr'i'onsorrowful fate
saardeswhirlwind
saenniorienchanter
saercircle; water
saer'triaone who joins circles
sanblack or dark
savridthrifty
scianta lean, hard-run hound of mixed breeding
scimlaitcurved knife or scythe
seardbearded
selkpattern
selyadiair sprite
sengcave
sethfact
sevaerto travel
shaddierna type of sea turtle
shandtwo; pair
shayntwo
sheivasflint
shiehai'ento give for the greater good
shiencord
shon'iena unicorn's dance
sidlost
skelmany
skyshiato pierce through
soershiana method of tempering steel
sogugly
steivenstag
storsummit or apex of a triangle
storlientlargest summit; highest divide
streikto quicken; seed
sulfinn eiavend"diamond mind"; one who is persistent
taercalm
talbranch
talerabranch or fork in a path
talienprecious
talveshreed
tanesire; father
tariaknots
tashswift; quick
teir'ssuccessor to power
teiren'sfemale successor to power
telirsweet
telliseca small spider
telman'enleaning
thalhead
theintower; sanctuary
thiereghost or wraith or spirit
thierentwraithlike
thierikunkind twist of fate
tiasenrich
tielleravine
tielsento saw wood
tiendream
tiendarspirit tie
tierto hold fast; to keep; to covet
tier'i'durkeep of stone
tieristeel
tieriachalloy of metals
tiokroost
tirto be
tishealdisplash
torsharp; keen
traithegentleness
tuercrone
tunbrown
turowcrab
vaerkeep
vainbog;mud
valstraight
valenbraided
valsteyneto meander
verkeep
vhandonsteadfast
vhastbare
vorisseto lay waste by fire
wenjebeetle
wethsight
wientbend
wyrall; sum
wythevista
yanwia sweet made from berries

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