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Proto-Rartakan
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Language type Proto-Conlang
Species Human/humanoid
About Proto-Rartakan The proto language of a large family found in northern Jeehoop and surrounding nations. Spoken by traditionally nomadic peoples that are believed to have migrated east from Vaniua, bringing knowledge and technology with them for taming and riding horses.
Sample of Proto-RartakanCan't find any yet.
Latest vocabulary
ō-affaugmentative indicator
ȳ-affaugmentative indicator
Language family relationships
Language treeRartakan
 ⤷  Proto-Rartakan
[view] About RartakanFormerly widespread across North-East Vaniua, this family is now largely spoken in north Jiihuhp and surrounding nations. Characterised by clicks and 'emphatic consonants'.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarRetroflexAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalVelarOther
Nasal m m̥   n̪ n̪̥   ɳ ɳ̥   ɲ ɲ̥    
Plosive p pʼ b   t̪ t̪ʼ   ʈ ʈʼ ɖ   c cʼ ɟ k kʼ g  
Fricative     θ1 s z          
Affricate       t͡s t͡sʼ d͡z         t͡ɬ t͡ɬʼ d͡ɮ
Approximant   ʋ2   ɹ ɻ3   j4    
Click     ǀ ǀ̃ˀ ǀ̃ (ǀ̬)5 ǀʰ ǃ ǃ̃ˀ ǃ̃ (ǃ̬)6 ǃʰ   ǁ ǁ̃ˀ ǁ̃ (ǁ̬)7 ǁʰ      
  1. Also reconstructed as /ɬ/
  2. Also reconstructed as /v/
  3. Also reconstructed as /ʐ/
  4. Also reconstructed as /ɰ/, /ɣ/, /x/ or /h/
  5. Marginal; phonemic status unclear
  6. Marginal; phonemic status unclear
  7. Marginal; phonemic status unclear
VowelsFrontBack
Close i i: u u:
Close-mid e e: o o:
Open a a:  
Polyphthongs ai̯1 uə̯ iə̯ oə̯ au̯2 eə̯ ui̯3 iu̯4 aə̯
  1. Also reconstructed as /ae̯/
  2. Also reconstructed as /ao̯/
  3. Also reconstructed as /ue̯/
  4. Also reconstructed as /io̯/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Proto-Rartakan. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 Proto-RartakanOrthography [edit]
a/a/â/aə̯/ā/a:/b/b/c/t͡s/č/c//t͡sʼ/čʼ/cʼ//t͡ɬ/c̱ʼ/t͡ɬʼ/
d/d̪/ē/e:/ê/eə̯/e/e/g/g/hm/m̥//ɲ̥/hn/n̪̥/hrn/ɳ̥/î/iə̯/
i/i/ī/i:/ǰ/ɟ/j/d͡z//d͡ɮ/k/k//kʼ/l/ɻ/1m/m/ñ/ɲ/
n/n̪/o/o/ô/oə̯/ō/o:/p/p//pʼ/r/ɹ/rd/ɖ/rn/ɳ/rt/ʈ/
rtʼ/ʈʼ/s/s/ś/θ/2t/t̪//t̪ʼ/û/uə̯/ū/u:/u/u/v/ʋ/3y/j/4
z/z/ǀ/ǀ/ǀg/ǀ̬/5ǀh/ǀʰ/ǀn/ǀ̃/ǀnʼ/ǀ̃ˀ/ǁ/ǁ/ǁg/ǁ̬/6ǁh/ǁʰ/ǁn/ǁ̃/
ǁnʼ/ǁ̃ˀ/ǃ/ǃ/ǃg/ǃ̬/7ǃh/ǃʰ/ǃn/ǃ̃/ǃnʼ/ǃ̃ˀ/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order [change]
  1. Also reconstructed as /ʐ/
  2. Also reconstructed as /ɬ/
  3. Also reconstructed as /v/
  4. Also reconstructed as /ɰ/, /ɣ/, /x/ or /h/
  5. Marginal; phonemic status unclear, loan words only
  6. Marginal; phonemic status unclear, loan words only
  7. Marginal; phonemic status unclear, loan words only
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Verbs
How the Rartakans did stuff
19-Feb-19 00:51
Typological information for Proto-Rartakan

Adjective agreementNumber, class, and case
Morphological typologyAgglutinative
Morphosyntactic alignmentNominative/Accusative
Primary word orderVSO
Pronoun persons1st/2nd/3rd/4th persons

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