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Dersite Idioms

(For anyone wondering what I’ve been doing this afternoon)

Iskyeda. Arubluisi skayort idyatrubui so’ksaryalova

Correct. Start.in-the-past a war otter.because-of with gold skin

Right. And the war started for the golden skinned otter.

Means ‘you’re kidding’ or ‘I can tell you’re lying.’

Buustetbu deiva’i yiketdos

Sing.you-presently.not dream.doer little me.accusative

“Don’t sing Little Dreamers to me!”

Means ‘stop being so cute’ or ‘you won’t get what you want by crying.’ References a nursery rhyme.

Biyekustet Skaiaglai

Bathe.you-presently Skaia.within

“You filthy Skaia bather!”

Means ‘you’re a goody two shoes’ or ‘you’re being obnoxious.’ Skaia is the homeworld of the carapaces. Offensive to Prospitians.

Braustetbu la’itui

Overthink.you-presently.not time.the-dishonorable

“You can’t overthink the time shit”

Means ‘don’t run around in circles’ or ‘your solution is worse than the problem.’

Klobustet dek’isek’iera

Play.you-presently dek’isek’i.become

“You’re playing dek’isek’i”

Means ‘ruining everything’ or ‘this will bite you in the ass someday.’ Dek’isek’i is a colloquial name for Dek'ibott Sek'igore, Envoy of the god Sepurk’litu and bringer of disasters.

Ik’spetlilako’rei polabyados

Regard.I-presently.with-fondness crustacean.object

“While I fondly regard crustaceans”

Means ‘pretend that nothing is wrong’ or ‘change the subject.’ A joke based the Holy Text for the ultimate god of the Dersite pantheon.