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Sep
16th
2017

Place name in My Little Pony · 1:02am Sep 16th, 2017

Am I the only one bothered by the lack of a definite meaning to the name "Equestria"? No, seriously, Southern Equestria=Egypt? Anyway, I wondered how to integrate that into my story and then I gave it a local name, things snowballed, and here I am with names for several country for my story as well as canon, so lets get started.

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Mar
30th
2020

Words of Wisdom · 1:01pm Mar 30th, 2020


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I do love this community.

Dec
15th
2014

Investigating where the term "alicorn" came from. · 6:36am Dec 15th, 2014

What do you call a unicorn with wings? We refer to them as alicorns now, but where did we get that word from anyway? The show staff themselves didn’t know what to call these things, sometimes referring to them as pegacorns.

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Aug
18th
2018

Country Equivalents Series- Asia · 12:01pm Aug 18th, 2018

I'm something of an Etymology Enthusiast. I love finding out how words came to existence, where they came from and what they mean when you take them apart.
So I thought I might try my hand at creating a real-world equivalent series of the world's countries.
Feel free to use these (Though please credit me)

West Asia- Ashwar

· Armenia: Erivara
· Bahrain: Lalura
· Iran: Khayla
· Iraq: Duraq
· Israel: Nesora (Little Miracle)
· Jordan: Kimira
· Kuwait: Abarath

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Jun
3rd
2020

On the Form (and Formalism) of Word Origins and Etymological/Aural Equivalence · 4:57am Jun 3rd, 2020

this is what we used to spend a large majority of our time thinking about and studying before we were convinced by the universe all earthly pursuits are futile and pointless

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Jul
23rd
2015

I pronounce "chasm"... · 5:44am Jul 23rd, 2015

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