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Centaurian
Khùngmākhntiêng
[kʰùŋmākʰntiêŋ]
Registered by Shareenear on 1 February 2018
Language type A posteriori
Species Human/humanoid
About Centaurian Centaurian is a language spoken by the centaurs in my conworld
- Thai, Lao, Vietnamese and Khmer vocabularies
- 5 tones: high(´ ), low(` ), middle(-) ascendant(ˇ) and decsending(^)
- SVO word order
- Isolating(analytic) grammar
- Only 3 tenses which are formed just by adding "da"(was), "là"(is) and "se"(will) before the word.
- Aspirate consinants everywhere
Sample of Centaurian[view] Phom va ǎn thmú. Than là ǎn nâ.

I ate rocks. You eat water.
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Latest vocabulary
plxdphıadjsafe
phrx̂mlêwadjready
lx́nadjbig
Sound samples in Centaurian
Some sound samples of Centaurian. Maximum of 6 shown. Click the links to see the full texts.
Chiênchanh. Chiênchanh mikhey minmen là plīnpleng.
War. War never changes.
Than là ôngzà!
You are an old man!
Karngir, rangchaknan yêu se den.
Work, then'll come love.
Man là davao, chong pamı là wyān. Minmen habsı arok!
It is said there is a spirit in the forest. Don't serve the devil!
Yêu lea thetom là avei nih sātú tx̂ngkan.
Love & care are what this animal needs.
Minmen rx̂nghı, thangmod se mipěnrı.
Don't cry, everything will be all right.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarPost-
Alveolar
Alveolo-
palatal
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m   n   ȵ     ŋ  
Plosive p pʰ b   t tʰ d         k kʰ g  
Fricative   f v s z           h
Affricate     t͡s d͡z t͡ʃ t͡ʃʰ d͡ʒ          
Lateral approximant     l            
Approximant           j w    
Trill     r            
VowelsFrontBack
Close i u û ú ù ū ǔ
Close-mid e ê é è ē ě ɤ ɤ̂ ɤ́ ɤ̀ ɤ̄ ɤ̌ o ô ó ò ō ǒ
Open a â á à ā ǎ  
Polyphthongs ai
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Centaurian. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 CentaurianOrthography
Aa/a/Àà/à/Áá/á/Ââ/â/Èè/è/Éé/é/Êê/ê/Òò/ò/Óó/ó/Ôô/ô/
Ùù/ù/Úú/ú/Ûû/û/Bb/b/Cc/t͡s/CH ch/t͡ʃ/CHH chh/t͡ʃʰ/Ǎǎ/ǎ/Ǒǒ/ǒ/Ǔǔ/ǔ/
Dd/d/DZ dz/d͡z/Ee/e/Ff/f/Gg/g/Hh/h/Ii/i/Jj/d͡ʒ/Kk/k/KH kh/kʰ/
Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/NG ng/ŋ/NH nh/ȵ/Oo/o/Pp/p/PH ph/pʰ/Rr/r/Ss/s/
Tt/t/TH th/tʰ/Uu/u/Vv/v/Ww/w/Xx/ɤ/X̀ x̀/ɤ̀/X́ x́/ɤ́/X̂ x̂/ɤ̂/X̄ x̄/ɤ̄/
X̌ x̌/ɤ̌/Yy/j/Zz/z/Ōō/ō/Ūū/ū/Āā/ā/Ēē/ē/Ěě/ě//ai/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
    Typological information for Centaurian

    GendersMasculine/Feminine/Neuter
    Noun numbersSingular/Plural
    Number of nominal casesOne case
    Primary word orderSVO

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