To get a better idea for how each letter looks, to the right is a complete set of Gallifreyan consonants. This does not have to be done, so long as both letters have two lines, they are written correctly. Notice both attached and unattached vowels in action in this word.
So long as the appropriate number of lines or dots are placed on that consonant, then it is correct. Reading anticlockwise from the bottom as you do with a basic word, you should read each word as follows: Just like a word, they are based in a circle and you read them starting from the bottom and then proceeding around anticlockwise.
So long as lines do not intersect with letters that should not have any additional lines, they can extend as far as the writer wishes. An example can be seen to the right. Vowels Vowels are a bit trickier. Punctuation can be added along the edge of the sentence circle.
More on this later. Letters Consonants Consonants take one of four forms and are modified by one of five different designs.
It was standardized by a fan, so it is not officially sanctioned, but it looks terribly cool. Sentences Sentences are essentially just words made up of words. Sentences are contained within two circles, the inner of which you place the punctuation around, and the outer which is simply a containing circle.
Words Words in Gallifreyan are based around circles. In the diagram to the left, you can see how each vowel looks both attached and unattached to a consonant.
Sentences Circular Gallifreyan is a standardized version of the written Gallifreyan language as seen in Doctor Who. In the chart to the left, you can see the four basic forms along the left side and the five modifications along the top.Circular Gallifreyan is a standardized version of the written Gallifreyan language as seen in Doctor Who.
It was standardized by a fan, so it is not officially sanctioned, but it looks terribly cool. You can read a guide to Gallifreyan online or just read The Honey Badger's guide below. How to write in Gallifreyan:D It's complicated but easier than I thought.
Anything that translates verbatim meaning of words is a poor translator. Language is a carrier of ideas -- nuanced ideas.
If you use a foreign word in the middle of a sentence, it feels out of place and you most likely did it for a reason (even if subconsciously). And now I'm going to learn how to write Gallifreyan.
Because Doctor Who. I'm never gonna get gallifreyan See more. The word "Allons-y!" in Gallifreyan from the BBC TV show Doctor Who; art print available through Bad Carrot Studios Etsy store! from ultimedescente.com Find and follow posts tagged gallifreyan translator on Tumblr.
Are you a Doctor Who fan?Ã‚Â Do you have a lot of time on your hands?Ã‚Â Then you can learn Circular Gallifreyan!Ã‚Â Some truely hard core fans have developed a working alphabet for the Circular Gallifreyan language as seen in the series since its return in 2oDownload