KaA – the name given to the work unit of expressed faith.
Kraythe – [krayth] a word shared in both Liangu and K’Vo languages referring to a short but sturdy blade.
Kulrithe – [KUHL-rith] a word shared in both K’Vo and Liangu languages referring to a sturdy and impressive sword.
K’Vo – (V) [KAY-voh] the tongue of the Vinthur. It is not the same dialect that was spoken when they were on their homeworld. Words have been changed due to the coming of The Founders and The Campus as well as their time when they fought alongside the Malgovi.
Kwilek – [KWEYE-leck] a hominoid life-form, diminutive when compared to the Malgovi or Vinthur. They stand anywhere from 25 – 50 centimeters tall. Not much is known about them save for the fact that they are from an unknown dimension.
Liangu – (Malgovi) [lee-AHN-goo] the tongue of the Malgovi.
MaGem – a type of Castor, usually finding and/or focusing their spells through gemstones. Often referred to as Stone Mages.
Maior Nathu – [MY-or nah-THU] often called the Elders, not much is known of these mysterious and incredibly powerful creatures. They have been mistaken for gods and even angels. They are creators and protectors of creation. One of their banished members is responsible for the destruction of Old Earth and the creation of Neve.
Malgovi – [mal-GO-vee] blue-gray skinned hominoids possessing incredible intellect. Most of their kind is born with an innate ability to wield iro. Their iroforms can vary from simple electricity to directed amplified light (lasers) and photonic emissions.
MannA – the semi-sentient energy form used in the application of incantations, or spells, by Castors.
Mind Castor – (Vinthur) despite what the name might imply, these are wielders of ThoughtWill and are the masters of the possibilities of the mind.
Names of Rank – (Malgovi)
Naxia – [NACK-zee-ah] the direction of North.
Neyeh – (Vinthur) [neh-YAY] a very strongly stated disagreement or refusal in the K’Vo language.
Nyaka – (Vinthur) [NIE-ah-kah] the K’Vo word given to one’s most special beloved. A term usually exchanged between mates.
Nyx’Zynkor – (Athun) [nicks-ZIN-core] the deity of the Athun; a large and intimidating horned figure with four hands. In his lower pairs he holds various stylized archaic weaponry. His upper arms grasp forearms or fists, and there is a fifth arm that protrudes out of the back between a pair of large leathery wings; that hand, without fail, always cradles a small child. The symbolism suggests that the Athun are fierce warriors but their aggression cannot be without reason as brotherhood is praised above combat and the protection of the young/future is their top priority.