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Lheman
lhemplaikh
[ɬemplaɪx]*
Registered by Robyn Kolozsvari on 30 May 2017
Language type A priori
Species Human/humanoid
About Lheman Lheman is a fairly widespread language in the Northeast, and probably the closest to a lingua franca the region has. It is related to several smaller languages ranging up and down the coast.
Sample of Lheman[view] lhaqärhai nothänik

I am god.
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Latest vocabulary
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Language family relationships
Language treeKheshkanic
 ⤷ Proto-Kheshkanic
  ⤷ Central Kheshkanic
   ⤷ Coastal Kheshkanic
    ⤷ Lhemic
     ⤷  Lheman
[view] About KheshkanicMajor family of the Northeast, includes LMN.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialDentalAlveolarRetroflexPalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvular
Nasal m m:   n n: [ɳ]1 [ɳ:]2     [ŋ]3 [ŋ:]4 [ɴ]5 [ɴ:]6
Plosive p p: [b]7   t t: [d]8 ʈ ʈ: [ɖ]9     k k: [g]10 q q: [ɢ]11
Fricative   θ θ: [ð]12 s s: [z]13 ʂ ʂ: [ʐ]14     x x: [ɣ]15 χ χ: [ʁ]16
Lateral approximant     l l:          
Lateral fricative     ɬ ɬ: [ɮ]17          
Approximant         [j]18 [w]19    
  1. allophone of /n/
  2. allophone of /n:/
  3. allophone of /n/
  4. allophone of /n:/
  5. allophone of /n/
  6. allophone of /n:/
  7. allophone of /p/
  8. allophone of /t/
  9. allophone of /ʈ/
  10. allophone of /k/
  11. allophone of /q/
  12. allophone of /θ/
  13. allophone of /s/
  14. allophone of /ʂ/
  15. allophone of /x/
  16. allophone of /χ/
  17. allophone of /ɬ/
  18. allophone of /i/
  19. allophone of /u/
VowelsFrontBack
Close i u
Close-mid e o
Near-open æ  
Open   ɑ
Polyphthongs ɔɪ
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Lheman. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 LhemanOrthography
Aa/ɑ/AI ai/aɪ/Ää/æ/Ee/e/, [j]EI ei/eɪ/Ii/i/, [j]Kk/k/, [g]KH kh/x/, [ɣ]Ll/l/LH lh/ɬ/, [ɮ]Mm/m/Nn/n/, [ɳ], [ŋ], [ɴ]
Oo/o/, [w]OI oi/ɔɪ/Pp/p/, [b]Qq/q/, [ɢ]QH qh/χ/, [ʁ]Rr/ʈ/, [ɖ]RH rh/ʂ/, [ʐ]Ss/s/, [z]Tt/t/, [d]TH th/θ/, [ð]Uu/u/, [w]
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
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    Typological information for Lheman

    Evidentiality distinctionsWitness/nonwitness
    Morphological typologyAgglutinative
    Morphosyntactic alignmentSplit Ergative
    Primary word orderTopic-Comment

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