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Amthi
Amþi lukað
[amθi lukað]*
Registered by Shareenear on 3 January 2018
Language type A posteriori
Species Human/humanoid
About Amthi The language of the ichthyoids from my conworld and their country, Amthi. Has SVO structure and 7 cases: nominative, genitive, dative, accusative, instrumental, locative and vocative. This language's grammar is basically the simplified version of the Ukrainian grammar.

Its vocabulary contains a bit changed words from Earth's languages of the most pirate countries and some other countries that are associated with sea, which are Greek, English, Spanish, Portuguese, Somali, Hindi, Malay/Indonesian, Romanian and a bunch of Slavic languages.

Amthi language has four dialects, the main of which is Nithi, the dialect of the islands scattered between two continents, where the royal family also lives. Nithi dialect is known for the spamming of "þ", "ð" and "s" along with the Vathys dialect.

It uses an alphabetic script, which was also borrowed for the Minotaurian language

Sample of Amthi[view] Ğésínimu komesat við ðoviri þebi.

Courage begins by trusting oneself.
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Latest vocabulary
ðovirantrust
ğésínimuncourage
carínstick
Sound samples in Amthi
Some sound samples of Amthi. Maximum of 6 shown. Click the links to see the full texts.
Rej psari.
The king is a fish.
Majum rej maja hukúmiþ veligís, þan.
No King rules forever, my son.
Puta ánarríhiþít sidíð þaða ða käriði!
The crabs climb the palm trees to grab the coconuts!
Ðalm ğudáha mare äráxakþa.
We swim in a sea of chaos.
Jesli maja mozes iksïğu iþu þejsþálu, toxi þe itu maja roðviras.
If you can't explain it to a six year old, you don't understand it yourself.
Ğluha mozet þemua mezmu apá akujusi, akrámä akuo.
Deaf people can do anything that hearing people can do, except hear.
Language family relationships
[view] Oeste (Oeste)The dialect of the western coast, where lie the eastern part of Edderkoppia and the border with Ynsitia. Oeste dialect has a lot less þ, ð and long vowels, and the words sound a lot more like in the source languages
[view] Þimur (Thimur)The dialect of the Amthi's eastern coastline, neighbouring the Tsyrzham province of Ŕepčilźemě and known for its lisping and actually having double-focused sibilants at least as allophones, due to the influence by the Tsyrzham dialect of Reptilian. Its vocabulary consists of words from Tsakonian, Ancient Greek, Scots, Galician, Oromo, Afar, Urdu, Malay, Romanian(Moldovan and Aromanian dialects), Serbo-Croatian, Macedonian(for Bulgarian words in Nithi) and East Slavic languages
[view] Vaþis (Vathys)Spoken in underwater cities(the Atlantis of Amthi, basically), and kinda like the Thimur dialect, but less crazy and more similar to Nithi and Oeste
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalVelar
Nasal m     n ȵ   ŋ
Plosive p b     t d     k g
Fricative   f v θ ð s z     x ɣ
Affricate       t͡s d͡z      
Lateral approximant       l ȴ    
Approximant           j  
Trill       r      
Blends ji
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Close i i:   u u:
Close-mid e e:   o o:
Open a a: ä  
Polyphthongs ie io iu
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Amthi. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 AmthiOrthography
Aa/a/Áá/a:/Ää/ä/Bb/b/Cc/t͡s/Dd/d/Ðð/ð/Ee/e/Éé/e:/Ěě/ie/
Ёё/io/Ff/f/Gg/g/Ğğ/ɣ/Hh/x/Ii/i/Íí/i:/Ïï/ji/Jj/j/Kk/k/
Ll/l/Ļļ/ȴ/Mm/m/Nn/n/Ńń/ȵ/Ŋŋ/ŋ/Oo/o/Óó/o:/Pp/p/Rr/r/
Ss/s/Tt/t/Þþ/θ/Uu/u/Úú/u:/Ųų/iu/Vv/v/Xx/d͡z/Zz/z/
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    Typological information for Amthi

    Indefinite articleNone
    Morphological typologySynthetic
    NasalsPrenasalised consonants only

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