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Region: Council of Constructed Languages

"City"

Aurun
Linne - from Proto-Finnic litna (city / town / castle); close relative to Estonian linn
Example:
Karalinne - "Kara City / City of Kara"
Töriilinne - "Törii City / City of Törii"

Na / Naya (or Nä / Näyä) - from Aruzhin veraunaya (home / town / place)
Example:
Novinaya - "New Land"
Veratuna - "City of Vera"
This city is named during the time of the Kingdom of Aruzhina and is located in the province of Auruna ("Home of Eagles")

Lennau - A Germanic corruption of either linne or na(ya); still debated
Example:
Sterlennau - formerly Sateralinne - "City of Satera"
Korholennau - formerly Korholinne - "City of Korho"

Other minor Aurun words for city:
Berje - from Germanic berg / burg
Example: Rühenberje

Staat - from Germanic stad / stadt
Example: Kolstaat

Kuyonnen
Lin - from Aurun linne which is then from Proto-Finnic litna
Example: Kurtelin

Tän - from Aurun kästän (area / region)
Example: Novitän

Na - from Aurun na / naya
Example: Sud Verastana

Stadt - from Germanic stad / stadt
Example: Zarenestadt

Berg / Berje - from Germanic berg / burg
Example: Virtenberje

Aruzhin
Naya - a shortened form of veraunaya
Example:
Kaipirinaya - "Kaipiri City"

Nitte - from Aruz nuinte (town / gathering)
Example:
Maarenitte - "Maaren City"

Na - also from veraunaya but generally means "home / place"
Example:
Veratuna - "Home / City of Vera"

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