Omnilingualism – The ability to understand any form of language. Omnilingualism is also known as Allspeak, All-Tongue, Ciphering, Deciphering, Innate Multilingualism, Interpretation, Language Interpretation, Lingual Intuition, Linguistic Assimilation, Omnilingual Translation and Polyglotism.
Literary Critique of Omnilingualism
Cypher (Marvel) can translate even demonic languages in New Mutants V3 #17 (Marvel).
Cypher is resurrected in New Mutants #6 (Marvel) and can read body language i.e. he has(219) hyper kinesic perception.
The resurrected Cypher can also decipher a message that uses quantum entanglement as a code in X-Necrosha #1 (Marvel).
Starfire (DC) can learn any language through physical contact and kisses Robin to learn English in New Teen Titans V1 #2.
The Gooch can absorb any language with a touch in Monster Island #1 (Compass).
Superman’s robots are not omnilingual and blowup when exposed to Kryptonese in Superman V1 #177.
The helmet of Nova (Marvel) can translate languages in Champions #2.
Speakerstones – Creature Collection III. Savage Bestiary
Finn – 2000 AD #815
Judge Dredd – “Language Barrier” – 2000 AD #950
Rom’s Translator – Official Handbook of the Marvel Universe V1 #15
Universal Language – Dark Avengers #176
Universal Grammar suggests that at some level all human languages have components in common!
Computer-assisted translation tools may someday provide a means for omnilingualism.
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