Myst Journey

D'ni language

A language and numerical system was developed for the D'ni culture by Richard Watson.

D'ni characters

Sample text (by Jeff Klinger):

D'ni example text

.lenah biv kenen tenesh erthbantee meh keelentee roob rekeelen fahets kenen ten ril-tsan

Every journey is simply a series of steps but the first step is not always simple.

The D'ni number system is base twenty-five. The chart below shows the numbers from zero to 24, which is normally all the numbers you'd have in a base 25 system, but there is a special character which denotes the number 25 in certain circumstances.

D'ni number system

Related: Omniglot writing systems and languages of the world, via Internet Archive

Related: Cyan's The Rules of Writing, via Internet Archive

Related: On writing: the materials and method, via Internet Archive

Related: D'ni dictionary - a dictionary of the language of D'ni