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Veteline
Vetelok
[vɛtɛlʌk]*
Registered by Benjaminmb on 21 March 2019
Language type Artistic Language (Artlang)
Place & SpeakersVeteline is spoken by a population of around 7,000 in Vetel.
Species Human/humanoid
About Veteline A language spoken by the Vetelians in a conworld with technological achievement roughly equivalent to that of Rome.
Notable Features

  • Between analytic and fusional
  • All verbs have a verbal particle before it based on class
  • Topic-comment word order
  • Verbs have no tense, but two or three different aspects, depending on dialect
Sample of Veteline[view] Eovi fi fei ri ta o po eubirota vese ni

Keep only those things that speak to your heart.
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Latest vocabulary
je koli povbe ahead of
ni kolivspeed up
ukioadjunsuccessful
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvularGlottal
Nasal m   n       ŋ    
Plosive p b   t d       k g    
Fricative   v z ʒ ʝ   ɣ   ɦ
Lateral approximant     l            
Approximant         j w      
Trill ʙ   r         ʀ  
Click     [ǃ]1 [ⁿǃ]2 [ǃ̬]3            
  1. allophone of /t/
  2. allophone of /n/
  3. allophone of /d/
VowelsFrontBack
Close y u
Open-mid ɛ ʌ
Open a  
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Veteline. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 VetelineOrthography
Aa/a/Bb/b/Cc/ʀ/Dd/d/, [ǃ̬]Ee/ɛ/Ff/ʙ/Gg/g/Hh/ɦ/Ii/y/
Jj/ʝ/Kk/k/Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/, [ⁿǃ]Oo/ʌ/Pp/p/Qq/ŋ/Rr/r/
Ss/ʒ/Tt/t/, [ǃ]Uu/u/Vv/v/Ww/w/Xx/ɣ/Yy/j/Zz/z/
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    Latest 8 related articles listed below.
    Veteline Syntax
    Heavily topic-comment
    04-Apr-19 21:28
    Veteline Nouns
    A summary of how nouns work
    31-Mar-19 22:29
    Veteline Verbs
    How verbs work
    31-Mar-19 22:23
    Typological information for Veteline

    Adposition head-directionalityHead final
    Adjective agreementNone
    AlienabilityAlienable/inalienable

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