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Aeolian [YOL]
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Aeolian
lyweqAjoljy
[ləʍʰɛɕajɔɫjə]
Registered by pachelbel on 3 January 2018
Language type A priori
Species Human/humanoid
About Aeolian Cyborg Jerks with Wings: The Language



- OSV sentence structure a.k.a. Yoda-speak
- Possessed case; possessor takes the case that the possessee would otherwise be in
- 3 linguistic genders for nouns and pronouns; for personal pronouns, they correspond to social rank
- Head-final everything
- Verbs agree in gender with subject and object
- Passive, causative, inchoative, prohibitive, and cessative voices
- Fusional as f*ck
- 10 noun/pronoun cases
- What the heck is a labial consonant
- No adjectives, we only have gerundive verbs 'round these parts

Sample of Aeolian[view] Wyrilytacy lydrularlytjoorydarsot qy yquqysesö lelaa, taa her qy yquqysesö rahotjee, tija taa ywese lelaa reijei.

Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.
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Phonology
ConsonantsDentalAlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottalOther
Plosive   t [d]1   c [ɟ]2        
Fricative θ [ð]3 s [z]4 ɕ [ʑ]5     x [ɣ]6 h [ɦ]7  
Lateral approximant   l           ɫ
Approximant       j ʍ [w]8      
Trill   r            
  1. allophone of /t/
  2. allophone of /c/
  3. allophone of /θ/
  4. allophone of /s/
  5. allophone of /ɕ/
  6. allophone of /x/
  7. allophone of /h/
  8. allophone of /ʍ/
VowelsFrontNear-
front
CentralNear-
back
Back
Close i: [ĩ:]1        
Near-close   ɪ   ʊ ʊ: [ʊ̃:]2  
Close-mid ø ø: [ø̃:]3        
Mid     ə    
Open-mid ɛ ɛ: [ɛ̃:]4       ɔ ɔ: [ɔ̃:]5
Open a a: [ã:]6        
Polyphthongs ɛɪ øɪ ɔɪ ʊɪ ɛʊ
  1. allophone of /ĩ:/
  2. allophone of /ʊ:/
  3. allophone of /ø:/
  4. allophone of /ɛ:/
  5. allophone of /ɔ:/
  6. allophone of /a:/
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Aeolian. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 AeolianOrthography
a
Aa
a
/a/
e
Ee
e
/ɛ/
i
Ii
i
/ɪ/
o
Oo
o
/ɔ/
ö
Öö
ö
/ø/
u
Uu
u
/ʊ/
aa
AA aa
a jusejy
/a:/
ai
AI ai
ai
/aɪ/
ao
AO ao
ao
/aɔ/
ee
EE ee
e jusejy
/ɛ:/
ei
EI ei
ei
/ɛɪ/
eu
EU eu
eu
/ɛʊ/
ii
II ii
i jusejy
/i:/
öö
ÖÖ öö
ö jusejy
/ø:/
öi
ÖI öi
öi
/øɪ/
oo
OO oo
o jusejy
/ɔ:/
oi
OI oi
oi
/ɔɪ/
uu
UU uu
u jusejy
/ʊ:/
ui
UI ui
ui
/ʊɪ/
y
Yy
y
/ə/
t
Tt
yty
/t/
c
Cc
ycy
/c/
d
Dd
ydy
/θ/
s
Ss
ysy
/s/
q
Qq
yqy
/ɕ/
x
Xx
yxy
/x/
h
Hh
yhy
/h/
r
Rr
yry
/r/
l
Ll
yly
/l/
j
Jj
yjy
/j/
w
Ww
ywy
/ʍ/
l
Ɫɫ
ylwy
/ɫ/
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    Typological information for Aeolian

    Morphosyntactic alignmentTripartite
    Pronoun-noun possessionConstruct/Possessed case
    Primary word orderOSV
    Relative clause morphologyAdjectival/Verbal
    Verb agreementSubject and object

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