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Manean
mani
[mæni]
Registered by Josué on 4 January 2020
+ shared with: Awato-Mänean Languages
Language type A priori
Place & SpeakersSpoken by a population of around 22,500,000 in: ManeaOfficial AwatingMinority
Species Human/humanoid
About Manean
OOD


Mañic language spoken in  Manea.
See also:  Awatese  Mañi  Mani Kwang  Vayama


Tonirafraf ru ąyątmąni nąn hloni.
Toni-
3IThird person inanimate (person)
it, not he/she/they
>3HThird person human (person)
humans (or possibly sentients)
-
raf
wash
~raf
~PLUPluractionality
multiple instances occur
ru
woman
ąyą
cassava
-tmąni
-3HThird person human (person)
humans (or possibly sentients)
.POSSGPossessed (case)
marks being owned
ną
in
-n
-3IThird person inanimate (person)
it, not he/she/they
hloni
river

'A woman is washing her cassava in the river.'
[toniɾæɸɾæɸ ɾʋ ͜ ɑjɑtmɑni nɑ̃n ɬoni]



Eyeyevąyevą ixuhlo ulate yomąmą kuraxo.
Eye-
3AThird person animate (person)
he/she/they, not it
>3AThird person animate (person)
he/she/they, not it
-
evą
climb
~evą
~PLUPluractionality
multiple instances occur
ixuhlo
crab
ulate
palm.tree
yo-
ASSAssumptive (mood/evid)
assumed truth
-

grab
~mą
~PLUPluractionality
multiple instances occur
kuraxo
coconut

'The crabs climb the palm trees to grab the coconuts.'
[ejejeʋɑjeʋɑ ͜ jʃuɬo ͜ wlæte jomɑmɑ kulæʃo]

Sample of Manean[view] Ąneturaf ąnani ru nąna xongnyo.

A woman washes cassava in the river.
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Latest vocabulary
memengadjcool
memengadjclean
mvaviadjneat
Language family relationships
Language treeNgerupic
 ⤷  Wa Ñi
  ⤷  Mañi
   ⤷ Proto-Awato-Manean
    ⤷ Proto-Manean
     ⤷ Pre-Manean
      ⤷  Manean
[view] About NgerupicA large language family from the Akulanen region of Sahar.
Named for Wa Ñi ŋèrup 'people'.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalVelar
Nasal m     n     ŋ
Plosive       t     k
Fricative ɸ   ð   ʃ    
Lateral approximant       l      
Approximant   ʋ       j  
Trill       r      
VowelsFrontBack
Close i u
Close-mid e o
Near-open æ  
Open   ɑ
Stress informationroot initial
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Manean. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 ManeanOrthography [edit]
a/æ/ą/ɑ/d/ð/e/e/f/ɸ/i/i/k/k/l/l/m/m/
n/n/ng/ŋ/o/o/r/r/t/t/u/u/v/ʋ/x/ʃ/y/j/
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    Typological information for Manean

    Animacy distinctionsThree distinctions
    Noun numbersNo numbers
    PluractionalityYes

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