Names, Terms, and Pronunciation Guide
Fortress built in the western pass of the Mountains of Shadow. Originally called Syl’Veilanor by the Sa’Lavian, which means House of the Quiet Moon, it was over-run by the Shadow Swarm and is now the stronghold of Baradrog-Shmeol.
Seventh Aerodore. First Birth, 1937 YR. Second Birth 2003 YR. Death, 2568 YR. Son of Ellabeth Nauile. Father of Heulfryne Nauile. Reigned over Nuadaim during the Dark Years when the forces of Threim-Zhure covered nearly all of the land. Driven nearly mad by his obsession to find and destroy the one who murdered his mother, Ellabeth. Died without ever discovering who it was.
Race of beings created by Apog-Threim Ufo. Lexuije Mqueg being the first whom all others were created through. There can only be one Aerodore at a time. Their power is passed from one to the next upon their death. Each keeper of the power of the Aerodore manifests that power differently, usually in the way that is needed most during their reign over Nuadam.
Horses found in the northern realms. Also called Ulmhol by the Waivrylle people. Loved by the Sa’Lavian people because they are the creatures who are closest to being able to fly without wings because of their grace and speed.
The Sa’Lavian passage to adulthood. Much of the stature or strength of an adult Sa’Lavian is gained by how well they flew the Anwalrah Dominah. The closer to the ground they released themselves from their bindings, the stronger they became.
Sa’Lavian Elder. Father of Sto’Raboan. Fought with Ur’Lyahna, and Sa’Ringair during the reign of Heulfryne Nauile. Nearly succeeded in defeating Threim-Zhure once and for all before they were forced to quit the battle to help rescue Idelle the Fair.
Sixth Aerodore. First Birth, 1827 YR. Second Birth 1906 YR. Death, 1967. Murdered in her bedchambers. Daughter of Zhuquaf Nauile. Mother of Aerazhire Nauile. Ellabeth was the first woman Aerodore.
King of the Sa’Lavian. Husband of Ur’Lyahna Pen’Dygraise. Father of Ur’Danzhyar and Ur’Lowynd Ell’Phinais. Also called Ell’Phinais the Meek. Built Syl’Veilanor, The House of the Quiet Moon, which was later overrun by Baradrog-Shmeol and destroyed and replaced with the fortress of Addlemort.
Built by Zhuquaf Mqueg in the Green Mountains above the valley that holds the Yanore Forest. Houses the palace of the King of all Nuadaim and keeper of the power of the Aerodore. Called the Eternal City because Zhuquaf was convinced that no darkness still walked the land, and the Aerodore would live forever in peace.
Name adopted by a renegade group of soldiers, training without orders from the Waivrylle government authority. Established by Duke Barwich’s father as a way to one day free his people from the tyranny of the Dark Master.
Servants of Threim-Zhure – Captains of the Shadow Swarm. Creatures who live off the souls of the living. With insatiable appetites, they consumed thousands over the millennia. Those souls doomed to spend eternity in torment within the Gordaith’s shadowed forms.
Eighth Aerodore. First Birth, 2492 YR. Second Birth, 2724 YR. Death, 3641. Son of Aerazhire Nauile. Father of Aberthol Nauile. Credited with uniting all Nuadaim under one banner. Destroyed Threim-Zhure’s stronghold in the Drearwold.
The Hand (or Fist) of Threim-Zhure. A Gordaith tasked with leading all of the armies of Threim-Zhure. Murdered Idelle the Fair in an attempt to kill her unborn child, thus ending the line of the Aerodore.
First Aerodore. Created directly by Apog-Threim Ufo around 11,000 PYR. Death, unknown. Credited with creating a new Nuadaim after a war between Threim-Zhure and Apog-Threim Ufo destroyed the old one. Created most of the races of Nuadaim. When his task was complete he passed his power onto his final creation, Zhuquaf Mqueg.
Sword forged by Lexuije Mqueg in the fires of Midaque Bazhor using steel and a mixture of his own blood. Also called Death’s Bane, the sword is said to be infused with the power of the Aerodore, and have control over the stronghold of death.
Hidden chambers in the rock cliffs behind the Eternal City. Also called Chambers of Waiting. Originally created by Vuzhex Mqueg to protect his son, Zhuquaif Nauile, from Threim-Zhure. Used for the millennia that follow to protect each of the Aerodore between their first birth and second.
Sa’Lavian Elder. Fought with Ur’Lyahna, and Ben’Joryne during the reign of Heulfryne Nauile. Nearly succeeded in defeating Threim-Zhure once and for all before they were forced to quit the battle to help rescue Idelle the Fair.
Home of the Sa’Lavian people. Name means House of Protection as it is hidden in an ancient volcanic plain within the Ell’Floreila Mountains. Most structures, including the main palace, are composed of ancient trees that are grown over the millennia to be in the shapes desired.
Also called: The Dark Master, The One We Curse, Ellewain, which means Evening Star. First creation of Apog-Threim Ufo. Rebelled against the creator and began a war that has lasted millennia.
Fourth Aerodore. First Birth, 2743 PYR. Second Birth, 2624 PYR. Death, 96 PYR. Son of Aeromore Mqueg. Father of Zhuquaif Mqueg. Forged the sword, Loequazh Thabo—pouring some of his own blood into its making. He believed it would be the sword that once and for all destroyed Threim-Zhure. He built the Chambers of Waiting behind the Eternal City, as a place to protect his son, while he attempted to hunt down and kill Threim-Zhure.
Fifth Aerodore. First Birth, 297 PYR. Second Birth, 0 YR. Death 1894 YR. Son of Vuzhex Mqueg. Father of Ellabeth Nauile. With the power of his father’s sword, he drove Threim-Zhure into hiding for nearly 1400 years. He established the “Year of Reckoning" as a memorial to his birth, and to mark the time when the Dark Master was beaten once and for all. All time after his birth was marked as YR, and all time before counted down to his birth and was called PYR (Prior to the Year of Reckoning.)