The Alignment Tongues
The alignment tongues are not automatically known
. These tongues are primarily the purview of the Lawful
(the Lawful Tongue) is used for reading (Lawful) clerical spellbooks and scrolls, and for communicating within the temples of Law and with their agents.
(the Chaotic Tongue) is used for reading (Chaotic) anti-clerical spellbooks and scrolls, and for communicating within the temples of Chaos and with their agents.
All PCs can speak Illiberal
(also known as the Common Tongue) as well as their native racial or cultural tongue
. The native Men (and women) of the Kingdom speak Gothic
. The Elves speak Serayenon
, and the Dwarfs speak Aurulgan
Additional languages are determined randomly, within the character's alignment:
Fancy Names for Some Usual Tongues
is the Common Tongue across the Kingdom and is spoken by all PCs and many monsters too.
is the native tongue of the Men of the Kingdom.
are tongues of foreign Men.
is spoken by the Elves,
is spoken by the Dwarfs and other subterranean peoples,
is spoken by the Hobbets.
Fancy names for Some Less Usual Tongues
is a collection of dialects spoken by woodland creatures,
is a collection of dialects spoken by Goblin and Hobgoblin types,
is a collection of dialects spoken by Orc and Giant Orc types,
is spoken by dragons (the lesser reptiles speaking debased dialects),
* Many more...
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