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Old Palatine [OLPAL]
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Old Palatine
Palatinalĭm
[palatinalɪm]
Registered by [Deactivated User] on 26 May 2020
Language type A posteriori
Species Human/humanoid
About Old Palatine Old Palatine is the oldest member of the Palatine sprachbund to evolve in the Tyvera system itself. It is a bastard child of Zenithspeak and Alhadathspeak, themselves creoles of multiple different languages forged together in a pair of generation ships.
Sample of Old Palatine[view] Ĭndani yl'tsinhanhan, the'govor yl'sotomarĭha Danisce.

In the forests, the whales speak Danish.
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Latest vocabulary
batatisnpotato
sa'ibaffhonorfics suffix
frazanamnnominative
Sound samples in Old Palatine
Some sound samples of Old Palatine. Maximum of 6 shown. Click the links to see the full texts.
Yna'axyl ĭndani yl’quenan.
A wolf in the fable.
Language family relationships
Language treePalatine Sprachbund
 ⤷  Old Palatine
[view] About Palatine SprachbundThe Palatine sprachbund’s protolangs (the Sleeper Palatine family) was a frankenlanguage fused together as a result of 1,000 years aboard generation ships. There were three ships that would set out from the Tivera system in murky antiquity - the Zeni...
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvularGlottal
Nasal m     n       ŋ    
Plosive p b     t d       k g q ʔ
Fricative   f v ð s z ʃ ʒ     x   h
Affricate       t͡s d͡z t͡ʃ d͡ʒ          
Lateral approximant       l            
Approximant       ɹ   j w      
Trill       r            
Blends kw ks
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralBack
Close i     u
Near-close   ɪ    
Close-mid e     o
Mid     ə  
Open-mid     ɜ  
Open a      
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Old Palatine. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 Old PalatineOrthography [edit]
'/ʔ/Aa/a/Bb/b/Cc/k/Dd/d/DZ dz/d͡z/DZH dzh/d͡ʒ/Ee/e/Ff/f/Gg/g/
Hh/h/Ii/i/Ĭĭ/ɪ/Jj/j/KH kh/x/Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/NG ng/ŋ/Oo/o/
Pp/p/QQ qq/q/QU qu/kw/Rr/ɹ/, /r/Ss/s/SC sc/ʃ/Tt/t/TH th/ð/TS ts/t͡s/TZ tz/t͡ʃ/
Uu/u/Vv/v/Ww/w/Xx/ks/Yy/ɜ/Zz/z/ZH zh/ʒ/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order [change]
    Typological information for Old Palatine

    Adposition head-directionalityHead initial
    Adjective agreementNumber and case
    AlienabilityAlienable/inalienable
    Animacy distinctionsNone
    Contour clicksNo clicks

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