Rubt is a gwome settled by veterans of the legendary Battle of the Platte. Rubt is unique in that it was settled by some people who fought on the side of the Urushiol as well.

What they all had in common was that they felt that they had been saved in battle by a mountain spirit called a hamaket, who was so powerful and generous, one could only write his name backwards—thus the name of the capital.

Sendai is a nation with similar roots.