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Pictish
Phyctyos
[fɪktɪʃ]*
Registered by [Deactivated User] on 21 June 2021
Language type A posteriori
Species Human/humanoid
About Pictish Pictish is an a posteriori conlang based on the Celtic languages as an attempt to mimic their beautiful phonology and orthography with a simplified conjugation system. There is no lenition in Pictish.
Sample of Pictish[view] Cogairdheasàhean. Bha ghòn an thùd tà gòrach ha mi cha phacean . Rà.

Congratulations. That was the stupidest thing I've ever seen. Ever.
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Language family relationships
Language treeCeltic
 ⤷ Proto-Celtic
  ⤷ Insular Celtic
   ⤷ Goidelic
    ⤷  Pictish
[view] About CelticThe Celtic languages (usually pronounced /ˈkɛltɪk/ but sometimes /ˈsɛltɪk/) are descended from Proto-Celtic, or "Common Celtic"; a branch of the greater Indo-European language family. The term "Celtic" was first used to describe this language group b...
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m     n   ɲ      
Plosive p b bʲ     t d       k kʲ g gʲ  
Fricative   f fʲ v vʲ ð s z ʃ1 ʒ     x xʲ h
Affricate         t͡ʃ d͡ʒ        
Lateral approximant       l   ʎ      
Approximant           j ʍ w    
Trill       r          
Blends ʃaʊ ləv ʃi ʃʌ ʃɪ mi rəv ʃo ʃæ nəm
ʃɔ ləb ləm rʃt rəl ʃe ʃɛ rəm
  1. only when preceding an e/è or i/ì.
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralBack
Close i i:     ɯ
Near-close   ɪ ɪ: ʏ ʏ:    
Close-mid e e:     o o:
Mid     ə1  
Open-mid ɛ ɛ:     ʌ ʌ: ɔ ɔ:
Near-open æ æ:      
Polyphthongs aʊɪ əi əi: əiʃ 2 ɔɪ ʌʃ3 ɔʃ4 ɛʃ5
6 æʃ7 ʏj ɪʃ8 ʏʃ
  1. Usually at the end of a word.
  2. At the end of a word.
  3. At the end of a word.
  4. At the end of a word.
  5. At the end of a word.
  6. At the end of a word.
  7. At the end of a word.
  8. At the end of a word.
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Pictish. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 PictishOrthography [edit]
Aa/æ/Àà/aʊ/Bb/b/BH bh/v/Cc/k/CH ch/x/Dd/d/DH dh/d͡ʒ/Ee/ɛ/Èè/e/
Gg/g/GH gh/j/Hh/h/Ii/i/Ìì/i:/Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/NH nh/ɲ/Oo/o/
Òò/ɔ/Pp/p/PH ph/f/Qq/kʲ/QH qh/t͡ʃ/Rr/r/Ss/s/Tt/t/TH th/ð/Uu/ʏ/
Ùù/ʌ/Ww/w/WH wh/ʍ/Yy/ɪ/Ỳỳ/əi/Zz/z/ZH zh/ʒ/
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