The Etháre were created for use in a fantasy story that
Jeff Shanley has recently finished writing, and it is used to write
the conlang called Kânik that he has also created.
- Type of writing system: fully vocalised abjad
- Direction of writing: left to right in horizontal lines.
- Grade I (i.e. unstressed or “pure”) vowels are written beneath the consonant they follow;
Grade II (slightly stressed or “accented”) vowels appear above the consonant they follow; finally,
Grade III (“circumflexed”) vowels appear both above and below the consonant they follow.
Ethâre of Agânos
Sample text – Valaxor Fragment
Arac Hâr-Valaxor Enkâro u enkêtho avar Ánovéno pa u akosi Etheôno.
King Valaxor II was the twentieth King of Ánovén after the death of Etheôn.