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Gisal
Ŕwumi Wefasaj Gïsal (Speech of the Low Desert)
['ɹwumi we'ɸɑsɑt͡ʃ kɪ'sɑl]
Registered by KedaseDerragar on 3 July 2015
Language type A priori
Species Human/humanoid
Sample of Gisal[view] [heaven] ri sesi musïl Fdom / [honor] / Hmafwud wepà zimtemeg / / / Sïl kày tiyomà kàbehesi

Our Father in heaven, / May your name be honored. / May your kingdom come. / May your will be done on earth as it is in heaven. / Give us today our daily bread; / And forgive us our debts, as we ourselves have forgiven our debtors. / And do not lead us into temptation, but deliver us from evil. / For yours is the kingdom, the power, and the glory / Forever, amen.
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Latest vocabulary
zimtemegnkingdom
mu-affgenitive indicator
ńasńelnhomework
Language family relationships
Language treeWefasaj Gïsal (speech of the desert)
 ⤷ ‘Umi Gïsal
  ⤷  Gisal
 
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m n       ŋ  
Plosive p pʰ t tʰ       k kʰ ʔ
Fricative ɸ s ʃ ç     h
Affricate   t͡s t͡ʃ c͡ç      
Lateral approximant   l   ʎ      
Approximant   ɹ   j w    
Flap   ɾ          
Blends
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralNear-
back
Back
Close i       u
Near-close   ɪ   ʊ  
Close-mid e       o
Mid     ə    
Near-open æ        
Open         ɑ
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Gisal. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 GisalOrthography
Aa/ɑ//ʔ/Àà/æ/Ää/ə/Ïï/ɪ/Üü/ʊ/Bb/p/Cc/ʃ/Dd/t/Ee/e/Ff/ɸ/Gg/k/
Hh/h/Ii/i/Jj/t͡ʃ/Kk/kʰ/Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/Oo/o/Pp/pʰ/Qq/c͡ç/Rr/ɾ/Ss/s/
Tt/tʰ/Uu/u/Vv/pɸ/Ww/w/Xx/ç/Yy/j/Zz/t͡s/Ńń/ŋ/Ŕŕ/ɹ/Ĺĺ/ʎ/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
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    Typological information for Gisal

    Fixed stress locationPenultimate
    Morphological typologyFusional
    Morphosyntactic alignmentNominative/Accusative
    Primary word orderVSO
    Primary writing systemConscript

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