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Wind [KDL]
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Wind
bá⁴di²³ĝ ɂa²n-zi⁴²ŵiɂ dú⁴ sa⁴ud-yá⁴u²ĝɂ
[bǽ̰d͡ʑǐg͡ɣ ʔɑ̀nd͡zîk͡xɨ̄ʔ dṵ́ sǽɯ͡ūd͡ʑjǽ̰ɯ͡ùg͡ɣʔ]*
Registered by w on 28 January 2017
Language type Proto-Conlang
Species Human/humanoid
About Wind bá⁴di²³ĝ
bǽ̰d͡ʑǐg͡ɣ
spirit
ɂa²n-zi⁴²ŵiɂ
ʔɑ̀nd͡zîk͡xɨ̄ʔ
ERGErgative (case)
TRANS subject; agent
-wind
dú⁴
dṵ́
PSTPast (tense)
action occurred before moment of speech
sa⁴ud-yá⁴u²ĝɂ
sǽɯ͡ūd͡ʑjǽ̰ɯ͡ùg͡ɣʔ
give-3Third person (person)
neither speaker nor addressee
.ERGErgative (case)
TRANS subject; agent
;3.ABSAbsolutive (case)
TRANS object, INTR argument


"given by the spirit wind"

credit to @ava for the numbers thing <3
Sample of Wind[view] ɂa²n-ɂie²m gú⁴-ze⁴h-hi⁴úhɂ ɂie²m a m-dá²l. ɂa²n-ɂie²m gi-ze⁴h.

The fish in the creek said nothing. Fish never do. Few people know what fish think about injustice, or anything else.
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Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalVelarGlottal
Nasal m m̩   n nʲ n̩ʲ n̩        
Plosive b   t tʲ d dʲ     k g ʔ
Fricative   [v]1 s sʲ     x  
Affricate     t͡s t͡sʲ d͡z d͡zʲ [t͡ɕ]2 [d͡ʑ]3   k͡x g͡ɣ  
Lateral approximant     l lʲ        
Approximant     [ɹ]4 [ɹʷ]5 [ɹʲ]6   j    
  1. allophone of /b/
  2. allophone of /k/
  3. allophone of /g/
  4. allophone of /n/
  5. allophone of /m/
  6. allophone of /nʲ/
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Close i ḭ [ɨ] [ɨ̰]1 u ṵ
Close-mid e ḛ [ɘ]2 [ɘ̰]3  
Open-mid     [ɔ̰̀]4 [ɔ̀]5
Near-open æ æ̰ [ɐ] [ɐ̰]6  
Open     ɑ̰̀ ɑ̀
Polyphthongs [ɒæ] [yi] [ɯu] [øe]7 [ɑɔ̀]8
  1. allophone of /ḭ/
  2. allophone of /e/
  3. allophone of /ḛ/
  4. allophone of /ɑ̀/
  5. allophone of /ɑ̀/
  6. allophone of /æ̰/
  7. allophone of /e/
  8. allophone of /ɑ̀/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Wind. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 WindOrthography
Aa/ɑ̀/, /æ/, [ɔ̀], [ɒæ], [ɑɔ̀], [ɐ]//²//³//Bb/b/, [v]Cc/t͡s/Dd/d/, [d͡ʑ]Ee/e/, [ɘ], [øe]Ɂɂ/ʔ/
ʲ//Gg/g/, [d͡ʑ]Hh/x/Ii/i/, [ɨ], [yi]Kk/k/, [t͡ɕ]Ll/l/Mm/m/, [ɹʷ]M̥ m̥/m̩/Nn/n/, [ɹ]
N̥ n̥/n̩/Ss/s/Tt/t/, [t͡ɕ]Uu/u/, [ɯu]Yy/j/Zz/d͡z/Ŵŵ/k͡x/Ĝĝ/g͡ɣ/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
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    Typological information for Wind

    ToneComplex system (3+ or contour tones)
    Vowel phonationModal and creaky
    Number of pronominal casesNo pronouns
    Animacy distinctionsFour distinctions

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