Laws & Rights
Different realms of Atharia
hold different laws and punishments. However, there are many common laws which everyone must follow. These laws include crimialising theft and murder.
Serfs in the whole of Atharia are able to be granted freedom, in the form of Citizenship of the realm in which they reside in. This can be granted to the Lord of the Manor
. A deed such as this is a rare privilage which many Serfs can only dream of.
Trade is conducted via coin, commodities and contract. Citizens are able to acquire items either through purchasing them with coins.
The Silver Coin is the primary currency of society. When merchants, traders and businesses utilize coin in their trade they do so with silver. In fact the entire economy can be assessed by what is known as the Silver Standard.
Worth 1000 silver, gold is almost always seen among the nobles, however well-off businesses are also found to have gold coins. Gold is the coin which taxes are paid by. If a Citizen is unable to pay their taxes via gold coins, they do so either via commodity or military service.
is the adopted language of the entirty of the Atharian Alliance
. Most of the words and grammar are based off of Lorlundian, with some words derived from languages across Atharia, including some Raelish words. It is expected in many places of Atharia to be able to speak, read and write in Athari; in fact it is often law
in some areas.