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Hieroglyphics List

Discussion in 'UO Great Lakes' started by EM Elizabella, Nov 1, 2011.

  1. EM Elizabella

    EM Elizabella UO Event Moderator
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    Feb 23, 2010
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    Here are the hieroglyphics used in last month’s arc. The title of the arc itself was “Ouroboros: Secrets of the Zealan Pyramid”.

    The spoiler tag is just because the post is so long.
    Alphabet (English – hieroglyph)
    A - hexagon
    B - deer
    C - [use ‘k’ or ‘s’]
    D - hand
    E - feather
    F - horns
    G - pentagon
    H - maze
    I - flower
    J - hook
    K - cup
    L - lion
    M - bat
    N - waves
    O - kite
    P - ribbon
    Q - [use ‘k’ or ‘kw’]
    R - eye
    S - tree, treefellow indicates possessive
    T - crystal-elemental
    U - spiral
    V - chickenfoot
    W - chickenfeet
    X - [use ‘ks’ or ‘gz’ or ‘z’]
    Y - [use ‘e’ or ‘i’]
    Z - bow

    Singular pronouns – stickfigure if peasant or foreigner. Unicorn/kirin for nobles, royalty, and foreign nobles one wishes to compliment.
    Plural pronouns – Stickfigures if peasants or foreigners. Unicorns or two-unicorns (group of female nobles/royals), kirins or two-kirins (group of male nobles/royals), unicorn_kirin or kirin_unicorn (group of nobles/royals).

    Word List (hieroglyph – English)
    {} - Encloses a name or important title
    Ouroboros - forever, eternal, repeating, returning, renewal, forever, neverending, eternal reocurrence
    hourglass - time
    ankh - life, healing
    star - death
    arc - literally "sky", figuratively "afterlife"
    {star [name]} - died, dead person
    {ouroboros_star [name]} - mummy
    gore-fiend - monster/horror
    snake - monster/misc.
    oval_fish_snake_pillar - monster in lake
    oval_fish - Gravewater Lake
    oval - water
    gibberling - cursed, horrifying, repugnant
    crook_sword_flail - Seal wording: protect, guard, and punish
    foot - against, none, no, not
    sword_stickfigure, Sword_kirin or Sword_unicorn - guard
    pillar - great, mighty
    hills - many
    hatchet - worker
    beetle - give/send
    flame - Odion
    hand-with-heart - Amoras
    scales - Apathas
    sun - Felicitar
    eclipsed sun - Doloras
    teardrop - Timyra
    {crown_triangle} - pharaoh
    {crown_wand} - adoratrice
    {wand_unicorn} - sorceress
    {wand_kirin} - sorceror
    {wand} - magic
    triangle_pillar - Pyramid
    triangle_ouroboros - Secret floor of Pyramid
    triangle_ ouroboros_hourglass - Return of the secret floor of the Pyramid
    Malas/“the world” - skittering-hopper
    Umbra - skull
    Umbra’s Ruler - {crown_skull}
    Umbrians - stickfigures-with-skull-heads
    Luna - rectangle
    Luna’s Leader - {crown_rectangle}
    Lunans - stickfigures-with-rectangular-heads
    Orc - {orc}
    heart-within-circle - beloved
    circle - hug, embrace, hold
    clasped-hands - spouse
    heart - love
    tree_flower - child
    tree_flower_kirin - son
    tree_flower_unicorn - daughter

    Event Names

    Recurring Mystery
    Ouroboros Bat_flower_tree_crystal-elemental_feather_eye_feather

    Still Water (of the Great Lake)
    Tree_crystal-elemental_flower_lion_lion Oval_fish

    Pharaohs’ Demands
    {Crown_triangle_treefellow} Hand_feather_bat_hexagon_waves_hand_tree

    Eternal Crimes
    Ouroboros Cup_eye_flower_bat_feather_tree


    The Last Pharaoh
    Crystal-elemental_maze_feather Lion_hexagon_tree_crystal-elemental {Crown_triangle}