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High Thranian
Registered by sushi on 3 June 2017
Language type A priori
Place & SpeakersHigh Thranian is spoken by a population of around 2,300,000 in the Thranian Empire.
Species Human/humanoid
About High Thranian High Thranian, or Ċerone, is the standard language of the Thranian empire, and by extension, the lingua franca of most of the Continent it is on. It has a rather small consonant and vowel inventory and its verbal and nominal morphology are both fairly limited. However, phrasing can be incredibly complex, and there are many auxiliary and modal verbs, as well as pre-and-postpositions. Low Thranian is no longer very widely used, but when it is it refers to  Djorev.
Sample of High Thranian[view] Sirid sy aicrones ċu craniẋ

There are two birds in the sky
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Latest vocabulary
diadnholy war
Language family relationships
Language treeThranic
 ⤷  Proto-Thranian
  ⤷ Sigrusio-Thranian
   ⤷ Old Thranian
    ⤷ Middle Thanian
     ⤷  High Thranian
[view] About ThranicThe Thranic languages are the most widely-spoken languages in and around the Thranian Empire. This language family tends to have three vowels with length distinctions, and sets of three obstruents in three places of articulation. Grammar-wise, they t...
Nasal m   n [ɲ]1   [ŋ]2
Plosive p   t c   k
Fricative   f [v]3 s [z]4 ç [ʝ]5   x [ɣ]6
Lateral approximant     l      
Approximant       j w  
Trill     r      
  1. allophone of /n/
  2. allophone of /n/
  3. allophone of /f/
  4. allophone of /s/
  5. allophone of /ç/
  6. allophone of /x/
Close i:       u:
Near-close   ɪ   ʊ  
Close-mid [e:]1       [o:]2
Open-mid [ɛ]3       [ɔ]4
Near-open     ɐ    
Open         ɑ:
Polyphthongs ɑʊ ɑɪ
  1. allophone of /i:/
  2. allophone of /u:/
  3. allophone of /ɪ/
  4. allophone of /ʊ/
Below is the orthography for High Thranian. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 High ThranianOrthography
Aa/ɑ:/Bb/p/, [v]Cc/k/Ċċ/c/Dd/t/, [z]Ee/ɐ/Ff/f/, [v]Gg/k/, [ɣ]Ġġ/c/, [ʝ]
Hh//Ii/ɪ/, /j/, [ɛ]Jj//Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/, [ŋ], [ɲ]Oo/ʊ/, /w/, [ɔ]Pp/p/Rr/r/
Ss/s/, [z]Tt/t/Uu/u:/, [o:]Vv//Xx/x/, [ɣ]Ẋẋ/ç/, [ʝ]Yy/i:/, [e:]Þþ/s/, [z]
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    Latest 8 related articles listed below.
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    Typological information for High Thranian

    Morphological typologyFusional
    Morphosyntactic alignmentErgative/Absolutive
    Marked tense (verb)No marked tense

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