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Vinlandic
Vánlansk
[vainlanʃk]
Registered by Slackline on 23 February 2020
Language type A posteriori
Place & SpeakersVinlandic is spoken by a population of around 652,000 in North America.
Species Human/humanoid
About Vinlandic Basic Features:
-  Vinlandic is descendant of Old West Norse
- The Dative case eventually morphed into a Locative case
- Vinlandic has roughly the same regularity as French or Spanish
Sample of Vinlandic[view] Mág hafið þiss jókullu, éf hafið ekká samvisku, sem lustaddá þiss jókullu!

You may have this glacier to yourselves, should you find yourself bereft of all sense to want it so.
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Sound samples in Vinlandic
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Þrúr hrángrar til Alfkungrarn uddir háminarnu, Sjau til Dvarfherrans á stinhóllarnu þirra, Nú til ...
Three Rings for the Elven-kings under the sky, Seven for the Dwarf-lords in their halls of stone, ...
Faðirat vór Háminumt, Navnat úðart hrósum. Varðum fúr rákit úðart. Varðum fúr vilit úðart Jórðumt...
Our Father in heaven, May your name be honored. May your kingdom come. May your will be done on e...
Language family relationships
Language treeGermanic
 ⤷ Proto-Germanic
  ⤷ North Germanic
   ⤷ Old Norse
    ⤷ West Norse
     ⤷  Vinlandic
[view] About GermanicThe Germanic languages are a branch of the Indo-European language family spoken natively by a population of approximately 500 million people mainly in North America, Oceania, Western and Northern Europe. Proto-Germanic , which was spoken in approxima...
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalVelarGlottal
Nasal m     n     ŋ  
Plosive p b     t d     k g  
Fricative   f v θ ð s [z]1 [ʃ]2   [ɣ]3 h
Lateral approximant       l        
Approximant           j    
Trill       r        
Flap       [ɾ]4        
Blends ju
  1. allophone of /s/
  2. Only occurs before /k/, allophone of /s/
  3. Intervocally, allophone of /g/
  4. allophone of /r/
VowelsFrontNear-
front
Back
Close i   u
Near-close   ɪ  
Close-mid e [ø]1   o
Open-mid ɛ œ    
Near-open [æ]2    
Open a   ɑ
Polyphthongs ai
  1. allophone of /œ/
  2. allophone of /a/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Vinlandic. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 VinlandicOrthography
Aa
A
/a/, [æ]
Áá
Á
/ai/
Bb
/b/
Dd
/d/
Ðð
Éð
/ð/, [ð]
Ee
E
/ɛ/
Éé
É
/e/
Ff
Éff
/f/, [v]
Gg
/g/, [ɣ]1
Hh
/h/
Ii
I
/ɪ/
Íí
Í
/i/
Jj
Jo
/j/
Kk
/k/
Ll
Él
/l/
Mm
Émm
/m/
Nn
Énn
/n/
Oo
O
/o/
Óó
Ó
/ɑ/
Øø
Ø
/œ/, [ø]
Pp
/p/
Rr
Érr
/r/, [ɾ]
Ss
Éss
/s/, [z], [ʃ]2
Tt
/t/
Þþ
Þorn
/θ/, [θ]
Uu
U
/u/
Úú
Ú
/ju/
Vv
/v/
✔ Shown in correct order
  1. Intervocally
  2. Only occurs before /k/
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