Inaki (Fiery) (After 282AP)
Inaki (in-AH-kee) (Meaning: Fiery. Origin: Spain) Colors: Red (Fire, Beauty, Love, Power), Black (Mourning, Night, Death, Power), White (Elegance, Peace, Funerals) The Inaki are a bold and adventurous people who value technology and creativity. Their climate is varied, with tall mountains and long coastlines, and they seek to understand and imitate the environment around them, mimicking the flora and fauna around them with their technological developments.
Major language groups and dialects
Inaki (in-AH-kee) (Mixture of Latin, Spanish and French)
Average technological level
The wheel, Masonry, Soap, Airships, Solar glass (510AP), Thermal powered turbines (volcanic), Complex machinery, Clockwork, Steam engine
Common Etiquette rules
A firm handshake with eye contact is standard. Handshakes are used at both the beginning and end of a conversation. Using the person’s first name, even if you don’t know them, is typically appropriate for etiquette. When one is invited to someone’s home, it is traditional to bring a small gift for the hostess/host. The gift should be well wrapped.
Common Dress code
Not overly casual, they prefer to dress elegantly, Often colorful and well-fitted.
Art & Architecture
Art: Art Nouveau, in the architecture and murals. Blown and stained glassworks. Architecture: Gothic and sometimes ornate, with stucco walls, rounded arches, and an asymmetrical façade.
Birth & Baptismal Rites
Gifts are showered upon the parents to welcome the baby and help the parents.
Funerary and Memorial customs
Bodies are prepared and placed in and around family mausoleums or crypts. Candles are lit for the deceased, and a dirge is sung over their grave. The candles are burned through the night.
Wearing tattered and dirty clothing outside of one's home or job (that gets one messy), Stealing from the dead
Common Myths and Legends
(Beauty: Belina, Fire and Madness: Xiomara, Death: Elora, Truth: Vera, Bravery: Valencia)
Elegant, colorful clothing, Well groomed and styled hair.
Quiet interest, careful romance. Interest is carefully communicated via the language of flowers.
Communication in an established relationship is open and honest, with both parties taking equal responsibility.