Okay, if you have Meentik Panida, you can make a sheep, right?
If you have Meentik Tlactl and you’re strong enough, old enough, etc, can you make a person?
Panida covers all aspects of animals: their thoughts (such as they are), their emotions, their flesh.
However, Tlacatl only covers one portion of people (human or Ellehemaei*), the flesh. So, with Meentik Tlacatl at a high enough level (a student could not do this, certainly not a first- or second-year student), you could create a human body.
It would be a soul-less, mind-less zombie however, with no will, no heart and no thought. In order to create an actual person, you would need to use Tlactl in conjunction with Intinn (mind) and Hugr (emotion); this would be an immensely complicated Working.
* Technically, Tlacatl is “Flesh of Makers;” i.e., sentient tool-using beings. So, if you had Tlactl as a Word and encountered aliens, you would be able to Work them.
I am not entirely certain if Tlacatl works on dolphins…
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