word (ex. nubivagant), language (ex. Portuguese), topic (ex. love),
part of speech (ex. noun), origin (ex. origin: Latin), first letter (ex. A)
pronunciation | 'o-fing
pronunciation | 'vOl-ta
note | a similar custom of the “evening promenade” exists in a few other cultures.
apologies! | otherwordly’s been on a bit of a winter break, but it’ll be right back after the new year.
pronunciation | 'ven-ters
notes | Scots is a language distinct from Scottish English and Scottish Gaelic. Venters as used here has no relation to venter, deriving from ventral, meaning the underside of an animal’s body.
pronunciation | 'ul-tra-ma-“rEn
pronunciation | \mer-ma\
pronunciation | pa-‘rA-lE-an