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Quenya
Quenya
[kʷɛn.ja]
Registered by [Deactivated User] on 1 July 2021
Language type Artistic Language (Artlang)
Species Human/humanoid
About Quenya This is my attempt to map the Quenya language by J.R.R Tolkien in CWS in order to learn it effectively.
Sample of Quenya[view] Nanye miurandil / Nanye miurandil, apa nattiren nyarro / Nanye miurandil, an te melima / Nanye miurandil, an te melima, etta nampen coanyanna

1. I like cats. / 2. I like cats but I don't like rats. / 3. I like cats because they are cute. / 4. I like cats because they are cute so I brought one home.
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Latest vocabulary
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Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m mʲ     n nʷ ɲ   ŋ  
Plosive p ᵐp ᵐb     t tʷ ⁿt ⁿd c   k kʷ ᵑkʷ ᵑk ᵑgʷ ᵑg  
Fricative   f v [θ]1 s sʷ s: ç   x xʷ h
Lateral approximant       l lʷ ʎ      
Lateral fricative       ɬ        
Approximant         j ʍ w    
Trill       r rʷ rʲ r̥        
Blends rd ld
  1. allophone of /s/
VowelsFrontBack
Close i i: u u:
Close-mid e: o:
Open-mid [ɛ]1 ɔ2
Open a a:  
  1. /ɛ ~ e/
  2. /ɔ ~ o/
Stress informationdisyllabic: first syllable
more than 2: penultimate if long
more than 2: third from last syllable if the penultimate syllable is short.

long syllables contain either a long vowel, a diphotongue or a consonant cluster

https://eldamo.org/content/words/word-30508289.html
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Quenya. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 QuenyaOrthography [edit]
t
t
/t/
p
p
/p/
c
c
/k/
qu
qu
/kʷ/
nd
nd
/ⁿd/
mb
mb
/ᵐb/
ng
ng
/ᵑg/
ngw
ngw
/ᵑgʷ/
þ
þ
[θ]
f
f
/f/
ch
ch
/x/
hw
hw
/xʷ/, /ʍ/
nt
nt
/ⁿt/
mp
mp
/ᵐp/
nc
nc
/ᵑk/
nqu
nqu
/ᵑkʷ/
n
n
/n/
m
m
/m/
ñ
ñ
/ŋ/
nw
nw
/nʷ/
v
v
/v/, /v/
y
y
/j/
w
w
/w/
r
r
/r/
rd
rd
/rd/
l
l
/l/
ld
ld
/ld/
s
s
/s/
ss
ss
/s:/
h
h
/h/
hy
hy
/ç/
hr
hr
/r̥/
a
a
/a/
á
á
/a:/
e
e
/ɛ/, [ɛ]1
é
é
/e:/
i
i
/i/
í
í
/i:/
o
o
/ɔ/2
ó
ó
/o:/
u
u
/u/
ú
ú
/u:/
✔ Shown in correct order [change]
  1. /ɛ ~ e/
  2. /ɔ ~ o/
Conscript
Latest 8 related articles listed below.
Quenya Phonotactics
Describes Quenya's phonotactics
07-Jul-21 19:45
Typological information for Quenya

Base counting systemDuodecimal (12)
GendersAnimate/Inanimate
Noun-adjective orderAdjective first

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