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New Scots
Skoghþ
[skoχθ]
Registered by Slackline on 25 March 2019
Language type A posteriori
Place & SpeakersNew Scots is spoken by a population of around 20,000 in Alaska.
Species Human/humanoid
About New Scots Background:
Middle English and Scots speakers from northern England fled religious persecution and settled in northern Alaska to become isolated. Over time, their language evolved. It became less irregular, and some new features evolved.
Features:
-2 Tenses
-Conditional Verb Prefix
-Possessive Pronouns Go After Possessed Item
-Articles Decline To Number
Sample of New Scots[view] OK! Díonoor! Díonoor on ðí, díonoor on ðín kƿo!

Fine! Dishonour! Dishonour on you, dishonour on your cow!
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Latest vocabulary
Kƿoncow
Díonoorndishonour
Onoornhonour
Sound samples in New Scots
Some sound samples of New Scots. Maximum of 6 shown. Click the links to see the full texts.
Nat varí ƿitful, art ðí? Æ lek ða in e man.
Not too smart, are you? I like that in a man.
Language family relationships
Language treeGermanic
 ⤷ Proto-Germanic
  ⤷ West Germanic
   ⤷ Anglo-Frisian
    ⤷ Anglic
     ⤷ Old English
      ⤷ Scots
       ⤷  New Scots
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Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvularGlottal
Nasal m     n       ŋ    
Plosive p b     t d       k g    
Fricative   f v θ ð s z ʃ ʒ       χ h
Affricate       t͡s d͡z d͡ʒ          
Lateral approximant       l            
Approximant           j w      
Trill       r            
Flap       ɾ            
Blends ŋk ks
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralNear-
back
Back
Close i       u
Near-close   ɪ   ʊ  
Close-mid e       o
Mid   ə    
Open-mid ɛ        
Near-open æ        
Open a        
Orthography
Below is the orthography for New Scots. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 New ScotsOrthography
Aa/a/, /æ/Ææ/e/Bb/b/Dd/d/Ðð/ð/Ee/ɛ/Ff/f/Gg/g/Hh/h/Ii/e̞/Ii/ɪ/
Íí/i/Jj/d͡ʒ/Kk/k/Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/Oo/o/Pp/p/Rr/r/, /ɾ/Ss/s/ß/ʒ/
Tt/t/Þþ/θ/Uu/ə/Úú/u/Vv/v/Ƿƿ/w/Xx/ks/Yy/j/Zz/z/
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    2Lesson #2 Conjugation
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