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« Reply #100 on: May 20, 2013, 10:47:45 PM »
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« Reply #101 on: May 20, 2013, 11:08:01 PM »
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« Reply #102 on: May 20, 2013, 11:14:01 PM »
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« Reply #103 on: May 20, 2013, 11:16:52 PM »
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« Reply #104 on: May 20, 2013, 11:19:42 PM »
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« Reply #105 on: May 21, 2013, 12:48:34 AM »
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« Reply #106 on: May 21, 2013, 01:04:48 AM »






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« Reply #107 on: May 21, 2013, 01:16:13 AM »






ok I'm done. this is probably only funny to me.
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« Reply #108 on: May 21, 2013, 01:20:21 AM »
i lied.

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« Reply #109 on: May 21, 2013, 01:21:39 AM »
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Re: ARMemes
« Reply #110 on: May 21, 2013, 01:23:19 AM »


(seriously. GEMMED. IT'S GEMMED DAMMIT)
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« Reply #111 on: May 21, 2013, 01:29:49 AM »


now I'm done.
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« Reply #112 on: May 21, 2013, 01:30:24 AM »


(seriously. GEMMED. IT'S GEMMED DAMMIT)

This.

Seriously.

Gemmer would indicate it is a person who gives gems, like, say, a templar.

Gemmed would indicate a person who has been given a gem, like, say, a witch.

This hits my peeve button every time. Minutely.
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« Reply #113 on: May 21, 2013, 02:20:49 AM »
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« Reply #114 on: May 21, 2013, 03:03:39 AM »
Gemmer would indicate it is a person who gives gems, like, say, a templar.

Gemmed would indicate a person who has been given a gem, like, say, a witch.

Doesn't have to be so ultra-literal. A nutter isn't one who nuts, a rinther isn't one who rinths, a necker isn't one who necks, a Stormer isn't one who storms, and a magicker isn't really someone who "magicks," although you can sometimes coerce "magick" into a verb. Looks like this "-er," as distinct from the "doer type -er," is pretty versatile as far as the kind of relationship it can signal, and in this use, it seems to have a vaguely derogatory feel toward the person mentioned. Perfectly reasonable system, and I'm tickled pink that Zalanthan language has developed characteristics distinct from everyday English, where this same meaning is not nearly as widespread (I can only think of "nutter," but there are probably others.)

(Conveniently, one would never refer to a Templar as a "gemmer" -- except maybe in some very specific and contrived context -- since that implies gemming mages is their main function, and that's not socially acceptable. So there is no room for ambiguity. "Gemmed" seems more formal and elegant in contrast, so we're probably just talking about a difference in spoken style level.)

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« Reply #115 on: May 21, 2013, 03:19:23 AM »


now I'm done.

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Re: ARMemes
« Reply #116 on: May 21, 2013, 09:30:32 AM »
Gemmer would indicate it is a person who gives gems, like, say, a templar.

Gemmed would indicate a person who has been given a gem, like, say, a witch.

Doesn't have to be so ultra-literal. A nutter isn't one who nuts, a rinther isn't one who rinths, a necker isn't one who necks, a Stormer isn't one who storms, and a magicker isn't really someone who "magicks," although you can sometimes coerce "magick" into a verb. Looks like this "-er," as distinct from the "doer type -er," is pretty versatile as far as the kind of relationship it can signal, and in this use, it seems to have a vaguely derogatory feel toward the person mentioned. Perfectly reasonable system, and I'm tickled pink that Zalanthan language has developed characteristics distinct from everyday English, where this same meaning is not nearly as widespread (I can only think of "nutter," but there are probably others.)

(Conveniently, one would never refer to a Templar as a "gemmer" -- except maybe in some very specific and contrived context -- since that implies gemming mages is their main function, and that's not socially acceptable. So there is no room for ambiguity. "Gemmed" seems more formal and elegant in contrast, so we're probably just talking about a difference in spoken style level.)

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Re: ARMemes
« Reply #117 on: May 21, 2013, 09:42:02 AM »


(seriously. GEMMED. IT'S GEMMED DAMMIT)

I use bother gemmer (it's use is validated by Stormer, 'rinther, etc as previously pointed out) and gemmed (though not as much as witch).

I also f'king hate "gicker." It's stupid. "Witch"  "Wiggler" (as in finger-wiggler) "Drovian, Rukkian, Whiran"  those work too.

It's like calling elves 'neckers (I truly hate this) which came from "longneck" which is really a f'king bottle of beer.  *sigh*  Call them "point-ears" "sharps" "elves" or "points" or whatever.

Elves have never been described as having exceptionally long necks - but rather long LEGS.

While I'm on this topic I swear I will pk (or attempt to pk) the next person I hear refer to Tuluk as 'luk.  Hopefully we've gotten that out of our system.  Do you really need to shorten Tuluk?
Next thing Luir's will be simply 'irs.  Christ on a stick already!

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« Reply #118 on: May 21, 2013, 09:47:41 AM »
Common usage. If a word is commonly used and understood to mean something, that's what it means. Period.

Luckily you guys appear to be able to keep your pet peeves to the OOC realm, since you usually only see IC scuffling over language where it would make sense, i.e. between people from different regions or classes. :)
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« Reply #119 on: May 21, 2013, 09:50:54 AM »
I don't like "southron" because it's from goddamn LoTR.
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« Reply #120 on: May 21, 2013, 09:51:47 AM »
I don't like "southron" because it's from goddamn LoTR.

Oh. I thought it was because your PC was a southerner and mine was a northerner and your character perceived it as an insult ICly.

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« Reply #121 on: May 21, 2013, 09:57:06 AM »
Do you call half-giants dire-men?
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Re: ARMemes
« Reply #122 on: May 21, 2013, 10:04:21 AM »
Gemmer would indicate it is a person who gives gems, like, say, a templar.

Gemmed would indicate a person who has been given a gem, like, say, a witch.

Doesn't have to be so ultra-literal. A nutter isn't one who nuts, a rinther isn't one who rinths, a necker isn't one who necks, a Stormer isn't one who storms, and a magicker isn't really someone who "magicks," although you can sometimes coerce "magick" into a verb. Looks like this "-er," as distinct from the "doer type -er," is pretty versatile as far as the kind of relationship it can signal, and in this use, it seems to have a vaguely derogatory feel toward the person mentioned. Perfectly reasonable system, and I'm tickled pink that Zalanthan language has developed characteristics distinct from everyday English, where this same meaning is not nearly as widespread (I can only think of "nutter," but there are probably others.)

(Conveniently, one would never refer to a Templar as a "gemmer" -- except maybe in some very specific and contrived context -- since that implies gemming mages is their main function, and that's not socially acceptable. So there is no room for ambiguity. "Gemmed" seems more formal and elegant in contrast, so we're probably just talking about a difference in spoken style level.)

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/nutter?s=t&path=/

A nutter is someone who collects nuts.
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« Reply #123 on: May 21, 2013, 10:06:08 AM »
A farmer must be someone who collects farms
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« Reply #124 on: May 21, 2013, 10:08:55 AM »
A farmer must be someone who collects farms


No, they farm. Nut as a verb means to gather or seek nuts.

http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/nut?&path=/

So in fact, yes - a nutter is someone who nuts.
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