FairyLang (fairylang) wrote,
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The First Word

I'm not going to be getting heavy into word creating just yet, but I'm going to need a few to start the grammar phase, and I wanted this to be the first word officially coined in FairyLang. It's a borrowing from Irish, chosen for my wife, who is also my best friend.

cara
noun, neutral
friend

And its gendered counterparts:

carhe
noun, fairy
fairy friend, a person of the fairy realm who is a friend of a human. Fairies refer to each other as cara

garu
noun, human
human friend, a person of the human realm who is a friend of a fairy. Humans refer to each other as cara.

qaqro
noun, demon
familiar, a demon who has been summoned to aid or serve a human or fairy

And a verb:

cari
verb, neutral
to befriend, be or become friends with
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