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Katauian
Katau'i
[kɑtɐwʔɪ]*
Registered by dirtlover on 23 March 2017
Language type A priori
Place & SpeakersKatauian is spoken by a population of around 1,200,000 in Kataui.
Species Human/humanoid
About Katauian On a new planet, their land is made up of islands dotted across the ocean. Inspired by Hawaiian and other Polynesian languages
Sample of Katauian[view] Eti katoi o'itieni i ato ikewea, oi loi lukano ui keke pi / えち者お'いちえに之あと白、君ろいる光うい残ぴ

Whoever's the owner of the white sedan, you left your lights on.
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Language family relationships
[view] Hanea'i (Hanean Pidgin)No summary available for this dialect.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarVelarGlottal
Nasal m   n    
Plosive p   t k ʔ
Fricative   v     h
Lateral approximant     l    
Blends ku ko nu no
mu mo pu po
tu to lu lo
hu ho vu vo
VowelsFrontNear-
front
Back
Close     ɯ u u:
Near-close   ɪ ɪ:  
Close-mid     o o:
Open-mid ɛ ɛ:    
Open     ɑ ɑ:
Polyphthongs ɐw aw oi
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Katauian. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 KatauianOrthography
a
a
/ɑ/
i
i
/ɪ/
u
u
/u/
e
e
/ɛ/
o
o
/o/
h
ehe
/h/
k
eke
/k/
n
ene
/n/
m
eme
/m/
p
epe
/p/
t
ete
/t/
l
ele
/l/
v
nueve
/v/
w
ewe
/v/
'
e'eku
/ʔ/
ā
ā'a
/ɑ:/
ī
ī'i
/ɪ:/
ū
ū'u
/u:/
ē
ē'e
/ɛ:/
ō
ō'o
/o:/
a
/ɑ/
i
/ɪ/
u
/u/
e
/ɛ/
o
/o/
ha
/hɑ/
hi
/hɪ/
hu
/hu/
he
/hɛ/
ho
/ho/
ka
/kɑ/
ki
/kɪ/
ku
/ku/
ke
/kɛ/
ko
/ko/
na
/nɑ/
ni
/nɪ/
nu
/nu/
ne
/nɛ/
no
/no/
ma
/mɑ/
mi
/mɪ/
mu
/mu/
me
/mɛ/
mo
/mo/
pa
/pɑ/
pi
/pɪ/
pu
/pu/
pe
/pɛ/
po
/po/
ta
/tɑ/
ti
/tɪ/
tu
/tu/
te
/tɛ/
to
/to/
la
/lɑ/
li
/lɪ/
lu
/lu/
le
/lɛ/
lo
/lo/
vu
/vu/
ゔぁ
va
/vɑ/
ゔぃ
vi
/vɪ/
ゔぇ
ve
/vɛ/
ゔぉ
vo
/vo/
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    Typological information for Katauian

    Base counting systemQuinary (5)
    GendersNone
    Primary word orderSOV
    Past tense remotenessNo degrees of remoteness
    Primary writing systemKana/Kanji/Hanzi

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