Artificial Language

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An Artificial Language is a communicative medium that was not originated or naturally evolved by an extant sophont species.

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Description (Specifications)[edit]

Most artificial languages were developed to serve certain specified purposes such as the development of information technology devices (computer language), to assist the development of a promising lifeform being uplifted (Variant Language Construct), for the discussion and exploration of philosophical knowledge (symbolic language), for entertainment purposes (ConLang), or other pursuits.

Mathematical Languages[edit]

The many mathematical languages are often considered to be the most basic forms of communicative knowledge used for describing the universe. Almost every highly advanced sophont species develops sophisticated mathematics and learns to recognize distinct mathematical sequences and formulas. Philosophers, scientists, and gentlesophonts throughout Charted Space consider mathematics to be a fundamental form of knowledge and communication.

Bridging Languages[edit]

An Interlingua is a specialized language or communicative medium created to more easily allow successful communication between two culturally disparate groups of sophonts. Such "bridging languages" help to connect Charted Space and create interstellar communities.

Computer Languages[edit]

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History & Background (Dossier)[edit]

Almost every sophisticated sophont species develops artificial languages to complement their native, natural language.

Sophonts such as the Hivers and Terrans have developed dozens or even hundreds of artificial languages to assist their pursuit of Uplift or Provolution projects creating new variant races. Some might even say that these innovative sophonts are literally creating their own interstellar families.

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