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seanahan commented on the word hcceren
I guess I didn't look at the list title, cryptolect seems like a reasonable term.
November 3, 2008
vanishedone commented on the word hcceren
They both modify a natural language to make it hard for uninitiated listeners to interpret it, so for the purposes of the Cryptolects list the similarity is relevant enough. Are you thinking of prepending?
frindley commented on the word hcceren
I've always tended to think of Pig Latin as a verbal cipher, technically a transposition cipher. (Although it has an additive element too.)
I don't really think Pig Latin is the appropriate term. Is there a linguistic term for this kind of language alteration?
Pig Latin for Armenians: add z to the beginnings of words.
November 1, 2008
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