The Chalðef Culture

The Chalðef people, a fictional culture from a alpine grassland climate.

This culture is called the Chalðef.

They speak Valthalzis. Valthalzis is a musical language. It has an abjad writing system comprised of half-circles written in order left to right. The phrase "Felvalðef zhif saches saches chas zhas." means "Peace and long life to you."

They originally came from a alpine grassland region.

Common Names

Male Names

  • Chalsaen
  • ðervafo
  • Varvifon
  • Zefion
  • Vefon
  • ðesion
  • Zhatheon
  • ðofon
  • Thesion
  • ðarðafen

Female Names

  • Thezhisa
  • Zheia
  • ðasila
  • Fasila
  • Feila
  • Thefa
  • Sai
  • Firsefa
  • Zherzhasi

Family Names

  • Valðef
  • Zhirforvi
  • Chilzharðe
  • Silthes
  • Zhervarchi
  • Velcho
  • Zaf
  • Silve
  • Zhorfef
  • Sas

Music

This style of music has a single rhythm with a moderate beat. It is very quiet, with no harmony. It has a simple melody with a high pitch in a major key. Usually, it has a reedy timbre.

Clothing

As the Chalðef hail originally from a alpine grassland region, their clothing style is appropriate for that kind of place. They often wear the following:

Male Clothing

Men usually wear a floor-length robe with a halter neckline and wrist-length loose sleeves, with short boots.

Female Clothing

Women usually wear a floor-length robe with a crossover neckline and wrist-length loose sleeves, with turnshoes.

Food and Drink

This cuisine has quite bitter flavor profiles, favoring for spices. Main ingredients commonly include pheasant and rabbit. Dishes are usually steamed or in stews.

They have a beverage called zhezhef, which is distilled from barley.

Religion

The Chalðef have a polytheistic outlook. They gather in temples.

Deities

The deities of the Chalðef are as follows:

ðefila

ðefila is the goddess of oceans and good. She is jovial and commanding, and is depicted as surrounded by a bubble of seawater when on land. Her holy item is a shield and her holy symbol is a wave. ðefila respects Volzhefion.

Fasia

Fasia is the goddess of healing, water, and nobility. She is compassionate, patient, and arrogant, and is depicted as hairless. Her holy item is a crown and her holy symbol is a wreath of flowers. Fasia respects ðervafo.

ðofen

ðofen is the god of spring and the moon. He is frisky and energetic, and is depicted as perpetually damp and clothed in flowers. His holy item is a staff and his holy symbol is a flower. ðofen fears Fasia.

Fasia

Fasia is the goddess of fire. She is easily upsettable, and is depicted as wreathed in flames. Her holy item is a brazier and her holy symbol is a fire. Fasia distrusts Fifa.

Saion

Saion is the god of evil and trade. He is vicious, and is depicted as black-eyed and round. His holy item is a scale and his holy symbol is a spider. Saion hates ðelviila.

Zelðefila

Zelðefila is the goddess of summer. She is warm, and is depicted as orange-haired. Her holy item is a wreath and her holy symbol is a fire. Zelðefila distrusts ðeo.

Volzhefion

Volzhefion is the god of demons and nature. He is down-to-earth and practical, and is depicted as barefoot, black-eyed, and horned. His holy item is a three-legged bowl and his holy symbol is an evil eye. Volzhefion distrusts Zarzhefi.

ðervafo

ðervafo is the god of autumn. He is frail, and is depicted as leaf-haired. His holy item is a leaf and his holy symbol is a sun setting on the horizon. ðervafo distrusts Fifa.

Zheia

Zheia is the goddess of language. She is social, and is depicted as always speaking and large-mouthed. Her holy item is a book and her holy symbol is a scroll. Zheia respects Zelðefila.

ðelviila

ðelviila is the goddess of law. She is fair and stern, and is depicted as grim-faced. Her holy item is a hammer and her holy symbol is a crossed sword and hammer. ðelviila respects ðervafo.

ðeo

ðeo is the god of light, harvests, and horses. He is hard-working and festive, and is depicted as horse-bodied. His holy item is a torch and his holy symbol is a horse. ðeo trusts Zesen.

Fifa

Fifa is the goddess of animals. She is skittish, and is depicted as bird-headed and dirty. Her holy item is a talon and her holy symbol is a dog's face. Fifa fears Vefon.

Zesen

Zesen is the god of hunting. He is patient and subtle, and is depicted as narrow-featured and tightly muscled. His holy item is a bow and his holy symbol is a bow and arrow. Zesen fears Felfeon.

Vafa

Vafa is the goddess of earth, death, and life. She is methodical, and is depicted as surrounded by living things and gaunt. Her holy item is a skull and her holy symbol is a mountain. Vafa fears Zesen.

Felfeon

Felfeon is the god of lightning, darkness, and thunder. He is unpredictable and booming, and is depicted as surrounded by crackling sparks. His holy item is a drum and his holy symbol is a lightning bolt over a hammer. Felfeon hates Velsason.

Vifila

Vifila is the goddess of wisdom and air. She is wise and knowing, and is depicted as ethereal. Her holy item is a book and her holy symbol is a book and scroll. Vifila loves Velsason.

Zhezhefen

Zhezhefen is the god of the sun, revenge, and fear. He is perpetually angry, and is depicted as ringed in a firey halo and shadowy. His holy item is a mask and his holy symbol is a screaming face. Zhezhefen hates Vefon.

Zarzhefi

Zarzhefi is the goddess of foxes, music, and dusk. She is tricksy, and is depicted as fox-eared and fox-headed. Her holy item is a lute and her holy symbol is a lute. Zarzhefi fears ðervafo.

Velsason

Velsason is the god of knowledge. He is absent-minded and studious, and is depicted as bespectacled and old and wrinkled. His holy item is a book and his holy symbol is a book. Velsason hates Vifila.

ðiveon

ðiveon is the god of time, thieves, and persistence. He is unknowable, and is depicted as ancient-looking. His holy item is a dagger and his holy symbol is a dagger. ðiveon hates Vifila.

ðervafo

ðervafo is the god of balance and winter. He is cold and unforgiving, and is depicted as blue-skinned. His holy item is a cloak and his holy symbol is a snowflake. ðervafo distrusts ðeo.

Vefon

Vefon is the god of hope and art. He is patient and cunning, and is depicted as haloed. His holy item is a hoop and his holy symbol is an open hand. Vefon hates ðervafo.

ðarsesion

ðarsesion is the god of justice and destruction. He is wrathful and callous, and is depicted as blindfolded and blind. His holy item is a sword and his holy symbol is a blind man. ðarsesion trusts ðefila.

ðeo

ðeo is the god of mercy, dawn, and love. He is sleepy and joyful, and is depicted as pretty. His holy item is a red string and his holy symbol is an open hand. ðeo distrusts Saion.

Zhezhefen

Zhezhefen is the god of travel. He is wandering, and is depicted as dusty. His holy item is a staff and his holy symbol is a road disappearing into the horizon. Zhezhefen respects Felfeon.

Cheson

Cheson is the god of chaos and plants. He is unpredictable and wild, and is depicted as green-skinned. His holy item is an eight-pointed star and his holy symbol is an eight-pointed star. Cheson hates ðefila.