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Cikap
Cikap
[ʃikap]*
Registered by phi2dao on 23 January 2015
Language type A priori
Species Human/humanoid
About Cikap Cikap is a head-final, head-marking polysynthetic language with an animacy-based word order, pronominal subject prefixes, and object incorporation. It was inspired by the natural languages Ainu and Oogami Ryukyuan and the constructed language Hymmnos. Cikap is a revision of the first language created for the Na, Nuim, and shares many features with it.
Sample of Cikap[view] Wep temisasse yo Kai niay misaru wen yoro tohunia su cu ssossemi. / Ruka ssoay ssokiku omssa surarunea wen su cu mayakni.

I want you to make Kyle run to the store to buy bread. / I made Luca paint the wall red for my mother.
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Latest vocabulary
ssukunliquor
kehi mayakvferment
Language family relationships
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Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m n          
Plosive p t       k  
Fricative   s s: ʃ ʃ:       h
Approximant       j w    
Flap   ɾ          
VowelsFrontBack
Close i u
Close-mid e o
Open a  
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Cikap. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 CikapOrthography
Aa/a/Cc/ʃ/CC cc/ʃ:/Ee/e/Hh/h/Ii/i/Kk/k/Mm/m/Nn/n/
Oo/o/Pp/p/Rr/ɾ/Ss/s/SS ss/s:/Tt/t/Uu/u/Ww/w/Yy/j/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
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    Typological information for Cikap

    Pronoun persons1st/2nd persons only
    Pronoun numbersSingular/Plural
    Primary word orderSOV
    Morphological typologyAgglutinative
    Morphosyntactic alignmentNeutral

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