Ursine, also known as Furbolg, is the language of the furbolgs. It is made up of sigils and slashes rather than proper letters. The Stillpine furbolg have their own unique dialect of furbolg, which uses a special symbol matrix, which is understood through symbology. The written language is made up of various primal markings and etchings, which include owls, bears, wolves and stags.
Ursine (Furbolg) Primer
Here are a few common Ursine (Furbolg )phrases and words, for which the translations have been officially confirmed by Blizzard:
- "Vark" = "Justice"
Furbolg names tend to be simple and denote important characteristics about the individual.
- Male Names: Darkmaw, Swifttrack, Treebreak
- Female Names: Gripjaw, Ragerun, Softstep
- Family Names: Furbolgs do not have family names, but they sometimes use their tribes’ names (like Felpaw, Snow Flurry, or Timbermaw) in their place.