On Tue, 13 Aug 2013, Ørjan Johansen wrote:
> On Mon, 12 Aug 2013, Max Schutz wrote:
> 
> > i am just curious and i don't there was EVER an explanation given but i see
> > e in liue he almost like pirate language i am just wondering if those
> > dialects are like designated agoran language
> 
> Yes, Agora traditionally uses the gender neutral Spivak pronouns: e, em, eir.
> 
> A quick search reveals that they were used already in the initial ruleset.
> Perhaps they were inherited from Nomic World, I found a single use in the
> ruleset linked at
> <http://www.nomic.net/deadgames/nomicworld/norrish/ruleset-1dec92>.

Yes, there from the beginning.  May have been an inspiration from
Hofstadter's writings, Steve is the best early champion of Spivak to
describe how it got there.

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