Even though the first day of Lexember was a finger, the actual theme for this month is writing and typography. However, we start with the basic units of measurement, Fedran's version of a point and a pica.

Lexember 2: pideki

The second word is the second basis for measurements in typography (among other things).

Pronunciation

  • pidèki : /pi.ꜜde.ki̥/
  • pidēki: /pi.deː.ki̥/
  • pidéki: /pi.ꜛde.ki̥/

Noun

pidèki

  1. The length of a man's foot from heel to toe.
  2. The ideal height of letters while drawing on sand or dust.

pidēki

  1. Length of a child's foot.

pidéki

  1. The length of a woman's from from heel to toe.

Verb

pidéki

  1. To make a subtle political maneuver with the intent of leading others to a specific conclusion.

Adjective

pidèki

  1. An action obviously intended to manipulate someone.
2016-12-02