Eld Vintic

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Eld Vintic is a language in Temerant. Its name suggests a connection with the Eld, Vintas or the historical nation of Vint.



Eld Vintic poetry is rhythmic and makes heavy use of alliteration, similar to Norse or Old English poetry.[1]


The writer Fyoren wrote in Eld Vintic. His works include Claim of Kings.[2]


In the Chronicle

Puppet, Simmon and Lerand Alveron have some understanding of Eld Vintic.[1][2] It's the language that an unexpurgated schema for a gram is found in in the Archives.[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 The Wise Man's Fear, Chapter 28, "Kindling"
  2. 2.0 2.1 The Wise Man's Fear, Chapter 63, "The Gilded Cage"
  3. The Wise Man's Fear, Chapter 64, "Flight"