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Kaloom [KLOM]
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Kaloom
Bahass Calma
[bahas kalma]
Registered by LosTropicos on 5 May 2021
+ shared with: Oskia RP
Language type Other
Place & SpeakersKaloom is spoken by a population of around 200,000 in Hassustan.
Species Human/humanoid
About Kaloom Kaloom is a language originating from Kaloomabad, Hassustan. It's a language similar to european languages specifically romance languages.
Sample of Kaloom[view] Mon Deḱeb da Blu Ásman, Mon Deḱeb la Hára Żota Darkátes / Mon Deḱeb da Pilá Šams, Mon Deḱeb la Blôd Ter / Mon Deḱeb da Wot Din, Mon Deḱeb la Kála Rát / Mon Deḱeb sára dis Rœnges, Dey woten mon zindagi[view all texts]
Latest vocabulary
Nommennoun
Ýamatngrade
Seqsiommensection
Language family relationships
Language treeInzonic
 ⤷ Proto-Inzonic
  ⤷ Old Kaloom
   ⤷  Kaloom
[view] About InzonicA language family for a model world RP I am participating in.
[view] Bahass Calma Berdena (Berden Kaloom)This Dialect is the Main Dialect in Northern Hassustan spoke by the Berdens

Its known to be more Casual, and its more influenced by Ther Berden Language and by English.
[view] Bahass Calma Giseta (Giset Kaloom)Giset Kaloom or Modified Kaloom is a version of Kaloom created by the HAKL (Hisus Authority of the Kaloom Language) in the 1910s. Giset Kalpom adds marks in-between syllables of words to make it easier for Begginers to pronounce them correctly.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
RetroflexPalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvularGlottalOther
Nasal m     n   ɳ ɲ   ŋ      
Plosive p b   t d         k g q ʔ  
Fricative   f v   s z ʃ ʒ       x χ ʁ h  
Affricate       t͡s t͡ʃ d͡ʒ              
Lateral approximant       l     ʎ         ɫ
Approximant             j w       ɥ
Blends ni qe wa ʃɘ ʒɘ
χɘ ʁɘ
ŋɘ ɲɘ ɳɘ
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Close i y ʉ u
Close-mid e ø ɘ o
Mid   ə  
Open-mid ɛ œ   ɔ
Open a   ɑ
Polyphthongs ae ei uo ou ooa ɔŋ iy
Stress information(Only in Giset Kaloom) Stress Is marked in words using a colon (:). The colon is added before a syllable to mark it as stessed Eg :Maro, _Bo!n:'jo, 'Sapi:ka etc etc
OtherIn Giset Kaloom, a lot of symbols are used to determine how a word is pronounced.

! means the following letter is silent eg :'di!x and _Bo!n:'jo
_ means that the following syllable is mostly used in a lower tone
' means that the following syllable is said in a higher tone
| is used around words which are emphasised to make the reader focused on one specific thing eg |:tu|

To make is easier in Giset Kaloom they add a "¡", "¿" and "." at the starting of a sentence to make is easier to read.

The order of putting the symbols is Emphasis, then Stress, Then Tone
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Kaloom. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 KaloomOrthography
Aa
Ai
/ə/
Áá
Ái
/a/
Ââ
Ai
/ɑ/
Ǎǎ
Maǎan
/ʔ/
Bb
Bee
/b/
Cc
See
/q/
Dd
Dee
/d/, /d̪/
Ee
ee
/e/
Éé
éé
/ae/
Èè
èè
/ɛ/
Êê
êê
/ei/
Ff
Ef
/f/
Gg
Jee
/g/
Hh
Aeż
/h/
Ii
Ai
/i/
Jj
jay
/d͡ʒ/
Kk
Kay
/k/
Ḱḱ
ḱe
/χ/
Ȝȝ
Ýoȝ
/x/
Ll
El
/l/
L' l'
El de Apostra
/ɫ/
Mm
Em
/m/
Nn
En
/n/
Ññ
/ɳ/
Oo
Ow
/o/
Òò
òw
/ɔ/
Ôô
ôw
/ou/
Œœ
œw
/ø/, /œ/
Pp
Pii
/p/
Qq
/q/
Rr
Ar
/ʁ/
Ss
Es
/s/
Şş
/ʃ/
Šš
/ʃ/
Tt
Tee
/t/
Uu
Yu
/u/
Úú
/uo/
Üü
/y/
Vv
Vee
/v/
Ww
Wee
/w/
Xx
Ex
//
Yy
Wai
/j/
Ýý
Ýwe
/ɥ/
Zz
Zee
/ʒ/, /z/
Żż
Żee
/t͡ʃ/
Žž
Žee
/t͡s/
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    1Alfapeta Af Bahass Calma (Alphabet of Kaloom)
    2Giset Kaloom
    Typological information for Kaloom

    Base counting systemDecimal (10)
    Definite articleWord for 'this/that' used
    GendersMasculine/Feminine
    Noun numbersSingular/Dual/Plural
    Primary writing systemLatin (Extended)

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