Definition of conlang
: an invented language intended for human communication that has planned and cohesive phonological, grammatical, and syntactical systems Celebrated with a cult-following across the globe, Elvish, a constructed language or ‘conlang,’ is more than a code, like Pig Latin, … . Constructed languages like Elvish are real languages, made-up of thousands of words created by fantasy writers, linguists and fans, with real language rules. — John McWhorter
conlangerplay \ˈkän-ˌlaŋ-ər\ noun
Origin and Etymology of conlang
First Known Use: 1991See Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up conlang? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).