conlang

[kon-lang]

noun

an artificially constructed language used by a group of speakers, as opposed to one that has naturally evolved:conlangs such as Esperanto and Klingon.

Nearby words

  1. conk out,
  2. conker,
  3. conkers,
  4. conkling,
  5. conkling, roscoe,
  6. conlanger,
  7. conn,
  8. conn's syndrome,
  9. conn.,
  10. connacht


Origin of conlang

First recorded in 1990–95; blend of con(structed) and lang(uage)

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