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Shilungese [XNG]
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Typology Progressing 386 words Shilungese
shílōgāng
[ɕǐlɤ́gáŋ]*
Registered by soup on 17 August 2017
Language type Artistic Language (Artlang)
Species Human/humanoid
About Shilungese Shilungese is one of the most widely spoken languages in Astanu (a conworld, not a concountry). It uses the Mite script, as do all the languages spoken near it.
Sample of Shilungese[view] Kashí āmù hà!

You must die!
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Latest vocabulary
tsȳdānnsecond
chiēdānnminute
Language family relationships
Language treeYechan
 ⤷  Proto-Yechan
  ⤷  Mite
   ⤷ Konti
    ⤷ Central Konti
     ⤷  Shilungese
[view] About YechanYechan is a major language family in Astanu.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
VelarGlottal
Nasal m   n   ŋ  
Plosive [b]1   [d]2   [g]3  
Fricative   f [v]4 s [z]5 ɕ [ʑ]6   h
Affricate     t͡sʰ [d͡z]7 t͡ɕʰ [d͡ʑ]8    
Lateral approximant     l      
  1. medial, allophone of /pʰ/
  2. medial, allophone of /tʰ/
  3. medial, allophone of /kʰ/
  4. medial, allophone of /f/
  5. medial, allophone of /s/
  6. medial, allophone of /ɕ/
  7. medial, allophone of /t͡sʰ/
  8. medial, allophone of /t͡ɕʰ/
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Close î í ì ǐ ɨ̂ ɨ́ ɨ̀ ɨ̌ [ɯ̂]1 [ɯ́]2 [ɯ̀]3 [ɯ̌]4 û ú ù ǔ
Close-mid ê é è ě   [ɤ̂]5 [ɤ́]6 [ɤ̀]7 [ɤ̌]8 ô ó ò ǒ
Open â á à ǎ    
  1. after coronals, allophone of /û/
  2. after coronals, allophone of /ú/
  3. after coronals, allophone of /ù/
  4. after coronals, allophone of /ǔ/
  5. after coronals, allophone of /ô/
  6. after coronals, allophone of /ó/
  7. after coronals, allophone of /ò/
  8. after coronals, allophone of /ǒ/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Shilungese. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 ShilungeseOrthography
Aa/à/Àà/â/Áá/ǎ/Èè/ê/Éé/ě/Ìì/î/Íí/ǐ/Òò/ô/, [ɤ̂]1Óó/ǒ/, [ɤ̌]2
Ùù/û/, [ɯ̂]3Úú/ǔ/, [ɯ̌]4Ỳỳ/ɨ̂/Ýý/ɨ̌/Bb[b]5CH ch/t͡ɕʰ/Dd[d]6DZ dz[d͡z]7Ee/è/
Ȳȳ/ɨ́/Ff/f/Gg[g]8Hh/h/Ii/ì/Jj[d͡ʑ]9Kk/kʰ/Ll/l/Mm/m/
Nn/n/NG ng/ŋ/Oo/ò/, [ɤ̀]10Pp/pʰ/Ss/s/SH sh/ɕ/Tt/tʰ/TS ts/t͡sʰ/Uu/ù/, [ɯ̀]11
Vv[v]12Yy/ɨ̀/Zz[z]13ZH zh[ʑ]14Ōō/ó/, [ɤ́]15Ūū/ú/, [ɯ́]16Āā/á/Ēē/é/Īī/í/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
  1. after coronals
  2. after coronals
  3. after coronals
  4. after coronals
  5. medial
  6. medial
  7. medial
  8. medial
  9. medial
  10. after coronals
  11. after coronals
  12. medial
  13. medial
  14. medial
  15. after coronals
  16. after coronals
Latest 8 related articles listed below.
Astanu-Specific Terms 09-Oct-19 08:15
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Characters with a base only
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Typological information for Shilungese

Noun numbersSingular/Paucal/Plural
Primary word orderSOV
ToneSimple tone system (2 level tones)
Script typeLogographic

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