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Koulesch
Koulesch
[ko:ləʃ]
Registered by TayAyaseIsMySis on 13 October 2015
Language type A posteriori
Place & SpeakersKoulesch is spoken by a population of around 1,000,000,000 in Koulesch Republic and its descendants.
Species Human/humanoid
About Koulesch A High German dialect very similar to Standard German, the consonant system is more similar to that of Upper German dialects, while the vowel syster is more similar to that of Central German dialects
Sample of Koulesch[view] Esz gibt geld imme falstœckenstand

There is money in the banana stand!
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Language family relationships
Language treeGermanic
 ⤷ Proto-Germanic
  ⤷ West Germanic
   ⤷ Old High German
    ⤷  Koulesch
[view] About GermanicThe Germanic languages are a branch of the Indo-European language family spoken natively by a population of approximately 500 million people mainly in North America, Oceania, Western and Northern Europe. Proto-Germanic , which was spoken in approxima...
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalVelarGlottal
Nasal m   n     ŋ  
Plosive p [pʰ] b   t [tʰ] d     k [kʰ] g  
Fricative   f [v]1 s ʃ   x [h]2
Affricate     t͡s [t͡sʰ] t͡ʃ      
Lateral approximant     l        
Approximant   ʋ     j    
Trill     [r]3        
Flap     ɾ4        
Blends gb kp
  1. long variant of /ʋ/, allophone of /ʋ/
  2. allophone of /x/
  3. allophone of /ɾ/
  4. long variant of /ɾ/
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralNear-
back
Back
Close i:       u:
Near-close   ɪ   ʊ  
Close-mid e:       o:
Mid     ə    
Open-mid ɛ ɛ:1       ɔ
Near-open æ2        
Open     ä   ɑ:
  1. merged with /e:/ in the speech of most people
  2. merged with /ɛ/ in the speech of most people
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Koulesch. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 KouleschOrthography
Aa//Bb//Cc//Dd//Ee//Ff//Gg//Hh//Ii//
Jj//Kk//Ll//Mm//Nn//Oo//Pp//Qq//Rr//
Ss//Tt//Uu//Vv//Ww//Xx//Yy//Zz//
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
    Typological information for Koulesch

    Relative clause headRelative pronoun
    Number of pronominal casesFour cases
    Number of nominal casesFive cases
    GendersMasculine/Feminine/Neuter
    Primary writing systemBasic Latin

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