A Guide to Warrior Terminology Oct 25, 2017 0:05:31 GMT
Post by KingHarry on Oct 25, 2017 0:05:31 GMT
Written by silverfang218
Apprentices: A cat of six moons or older, in training to become a warrior. Name always ends in “paw”.
Crow-food: Rotting food.
Dark Forest: An evil cat who has died does not go to StarClan, but instead to the Dark Forest.
Deputy: Like a secondary leader to the clan - a warrior with special privileges that is higher than all cats except for his leader and medicine cat. The deputy becomes leader if the previous leader dies.
Elders: Warriors that have retired as a result of a disability or old age.
Fox Dung: An insult; stronger offence than mousebrain.
Fresh-Kill: Recently killed prey.
Gathering: A meeting that the Clans hold together in peace every full moon.
Greencough: A severe chest infection that can be fatal to elders and young kits.
Greenleaf Twolegplace: A place where twolegs live, but only in the summer.
Halfbridge: A dock/pier.
Horseplace: Fields and stables where half-tamed cats live.
Housefolk: A kittypet’s name for its human.
Kits: Kittens. Cats of six moons or younger. Name always end in “kit”.
Kittypet: A house cat.
Leader: The most powerful cat in a Clan. The leader has nine lives and their name always ends in “star”. The leader leads the Clan and does ceremonies.
Loner: A cat that peacefully lives on its own but doesn’t defend territory.
Medicine Cat: The healer of the Clan and the highest authority except for the leader. They are the closest cat to StarClan.
Monster: Usually refers to twoleg machines, such as cars and bulldozers.
Moon: One month, or four weeks. (Half moon = two weeks. Quarter moon = one week.)
Moonhigh: The time of night when the moon is highest - usually midnight.
Mousebrained: An insult meaning not very smart.
Mouse Dung: An insult; stronger offense than mousebrained but less offence than Fox Dung.
Queen: A pregnant she-cat, or a nursing mother cat.
Rogue: A potentially hostile cat that lives outside the clans, and never stays too long in one place.
Sharing Tongues: A term used to describe cats grooming each other.
Silverpelt: The Milky Way Galaxy.
Sun-Drown-Place: The sea to the west, where the sun sets.
Thunderpath: A road.
Twoleg Nest: A twoleg house.
Twolegplace: A human town/city.
Twolegs: The Clan cats’ name for humans.
Warriors: Full members of the Clans.
Whitecough: A mild chest infection.
Mouselength - About an inch.
Kittenstep - Less than an inch.
Rabbitlength/Taillength - About a foot.
Foxlength - About a yard.