Many different languages were spoken across Exandria. Common was the most widely spoken among humanoids, though most races also had their own language.
Magic was sometimes used to speak and understand languages that a person or creature would not otherwise know.
Many creatures could understand languages, but not speak them. Some, such as kenku, could speak only through mimicry.
Abyssal was the language of demonic creatures.
Celestial was a language spoken mainly by celestials and Aasimar.
Common was the most widespread language in Exandria, and the primary language of humans.
- Grog Strongjaw
- Percival de Rolo
- Pike Trickfoot
- Scanlan Shorthalt
- Taryon Darrington
- Tiberius Stormwind
- Caleb Widogast
- Mollymauk Tealeaf
- Caduceus Clay
Deep Speech Edit
Deep Speech was the language of aberrations, such as mind flayers and beholders.
Known Speakers Edit
Draconic was the language of dragons, and was also spoken by dragonborn.
Druidic was the private language of druids.
Dwarvish was the language of the dwarves.
- Grog Strongjaw (while wearing the Belt of Dwarvenkind)
- Pike Trickfoot
- Tiberius Stormwind
Elvish was the language of the elves, and was also spoken by most half-elves.
Giant was the language spoken by giants and goliaths.
Gnomish was the language of gnomes.
The Goblin language was mainly spoken by goblins.
Halflings spoke their own language, which was also called Halfling.
Infernal was the language spoken by devils and tieflings.
Marquesian was a language spoken in Marquet.
Orc was a language spoken by orcs and half-orcs.
The primordial languages were spoken by elemental creatures. Each element had its own dialect: Aquan (water), Auran (air), Ignan (fire), and Terran (earth).
Sylvan was the primary language of fey creatures.
Thieves' Cant was less a language in its own right and more of a coded form of communication, usually between thieves.
Undercommon was a language spoken by creatures of the Underdark, including the drow.
Zemnian was a language spoken in Zemni Fields.
Zemnian is analogous to the real-world German language.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 1.2 Liam O'Brien shared Vax'ildan's level 13 character sheet from 2016-03-17 on Twitter.
- ↑ See "Strange Bedfellows" (1x03) at 0:35:56.
- ↑ See "A Name Is Earned" (1x49) at 2:33:03.
- ↑ See "A Show of Scrutiny" (2x02) at 02:45:59.
- ↑ See "The Gentleman's Path" (2x19) at 03:20:21.
- ↑ 6.0 6.1 Goliath racial languages are listed in the D&D Player's Companion: Elemental Evil, p. 11.
- ↑ Gnomes racial languages. See D&D: Player's Handbook, 5th ed., p. 37.
- ↑ 8.0 8.1 Dragonborn racial languages are listed in the D&D Player's Handbook, 5th ed., p. 34.
- ↑ See "Family Matters" (1x96).
- ↑ "Druidic" is a 1st-level druid class feature. See D&D: Player's Handbook, 5th ed., p. 66.
- ↑ See "Skyward" (1x15) from 0:10:30 through 0:15:00.
- ↑ See "Arrival at Kraghammer" (1x01) at 0:21:00.
- ↑ See "Arrival at Kraghammer" (1x01) at 0:21:08.
- ↑ See "Dangerous Dealings" (1x42) at 0:35:43.
- ↑ See "A Name Is Earned" (1x49) at 2:55:15.
- ↑ Gnomes have default racial languages. See D&D: Player's Handbook, 5th ed., p. 37.
- ↑ See "A Name Is Earned" (1x49) at 2:32:53.
- ↑ See "Curious Tides" (1x89).
- ↑ See "Unfinished Business" (1x100) at 0:36:18.
- ↑ See "Into the Frostweald" (1x48) from 2:15:00 through 2:15:13.
- ↑ See "One Year Later..." (1x95).
- ↑ See "A Show of Scrutiny" (2x02) at 2:45:44.
- ↑ 23.0 23.1 "Thieves' Cant" is a 1st-level rogue class feature. See D&D: Player's Handbook, 5th ed., pp. 95–96.
- ↑ See "The Temple Showdown" (1x11) at 1:07:54.
- ↑ See "Into the Greyspine Mines" (1x02) at 2:49:06.
- ↑ See "A Show of Scrutiny" (2x02) from 1:55:13 through 1:55:54.