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pCalifornia[cal-ih-FORN-yuh (As per linear English; "p" is silent.)]
(Precise origin unknown, but widely accepted Distrykt Name)
One of the most (but not the most) fractious of the regions of Kymaerica, it is composed of numerous different gwomes, most resulting from a diverse body of early settlers from many places among the outer continents. It also happens to be among the best researched of the distrykts. Also: Distrykt notable for containing the gwomes Jevreckem, Hizurokoro, and Skadalia.
Pejephen Year[puh-ZHEFF-inn YEER]
A year followed by many gwomes in Kcymaerxthaere amounting to approximately 744 of our earth days. It is often interesting to encounter the seasons in such a gwome. The name is a corruption of the name of the legendary engineer.
Pel Kwint[PELL QUINT]
(Proper Name Also: Bench name)
In Erailen gwome, the preferred beer for toasting for a successful journey across a Time Frontier. Also: Bench along the Erailen side of the Grand River where in Kcymaerxthaereal times, on the eve of crossing, gazing down on the river, and the treacherous ywreng within it, those on the Erailen side would raise a beer and toast, “Pel Kwint,” echoed from the other side by an equally brave, “Kwin Tel! Kwin Tel!” People often joked that was the only thing the two sides would agree on.
Petoskey gwome[(as per linear English)]
Noted for their beautifully textured stones, sacred to certain other gwomes.
The legendary engineer who contributed so much to the Museum of the Bench. Also the term Pejephen year is a corruption of his name (because of his extraordinary eyesight he could actually see the individual moons around Jupiter—even during the day).