For instance, Achoriens means people-who-have-no-place-on-earth, Amaurote a-phantom-city, and so on.
"These Ambassadors came to Amaurote whiles I was there.
La acest nume se atasau o serie de paradoxuri: Amaurote
, capitala insulei este un oras fantoma; fluviul sau Anhydris, un fluviu fara apa; conducatorul sau Ademus un print fara popor; locuitorii sai Alapolites, cetateni fara oras si vecinii lor Achoreeni, locuitori fara tara.
But for most of us, any ideal city we might conjure up in our fevered imagination - Eutopia, Amaurote
, Erewhon, or Broadacre City - is conceived as a built environment, much more so than as a set of laws or socioeconomic structures.
The central city, Amaurote
, is the capital, the seat of the prince who is the island's nominal ruler.