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Yawa Tongue
Yawache
[jäwät͡ɕɛ]
Registered by hallowedtwilight on 31 October 2018
Language type Artistic Language (Artlang)
Place & SpeakersYawa Tongue is spoken by a population of around 120,000,000 in Rakzou.
Species Human/humanoid
About Yawa Tongue Hello

The Yawa Tongue or simply Yawa is a language created as the main language of a story I am working on. The laguage is syllabary similar to Japanese and Cherokee although a bit more complex. The language compose of genders and is a VSO language unlike Japanese.
Sample of Yawa Tongue[view] Zudivarere yere Yawache

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Language family relationships
Language treeDarakus
 ⤷ Proto-Darakus
  ⤷ Southern Darakus
   ⤷ Old Yawa
    ⤷ Central Yawa
     ⤷  Yawa Tongue
 
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarAlveolo-
palatal
PalatalLabio-
velar
Velar
Nasal       n ȵ      
Plosive p             k g
Fricative ɸ v ð s z ʑ      
Affricate         t͡ɕ      
Approximant       ɹ   j w  
Trill       r        
Blends ni ȵi ki gi ɸi vi si zi ji wi
pi ȵä ɸä
tɕä ʑä tɕi ʑi ȵɛ
ɸɛ ʑɛ tɕɛ
ȵʊ ɸʊ tɕʊ ʑʊ
no̞ ȵo̞ po̞ ko̞ go̞ ɸo̞ vo̞ so̞
zo̞ tɕo̞ ʑo̞ jo̞ wo̞ ði ðɛ ðʊ ðo̞ ðä
ɹi ɹɛ ɹä ɹʊ ɹo̞ ro̞
VowelsFrontCentralNear-
back
Back
Close i      
Near-close     ʊ  
Mid      
Open-mid ɛ      
Open   ä    
Polyphthongs iz ʊv ʊz o̞s o̞ɸ äv äs ɛȵ
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Yawa Tongue. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 Yawa TongueOrthography
Aa/ä/Ee/ɛ/Ii/i/Oo/o̞/Uu/ʊ/CHA cha/tɕä/CHE che/tɕɛ/CHI chi/tɕi/CHO cho/tɕo̞/CHU chu/tɕʊ/
DA da/ðä/DE de/ðɛ/DI di/ði/DO do/ðo̞/DU du/ðʊ/FA fa/ɸä/FE fe/ɸɛ/FI fi/ɸi/FO fo/ɸo̞/FU fu/ɸʊ/
GA ga/gä/GE ge/gɛ/GI gi/gi/GO go/go̞/GU gu/gʊ/JA ja/ʑä/JE je/ʑɛ/JI ji/ʑi/JO jo/ʑo̞/JU ju/ʑʊ/
KA ka/kä/KE ke/kɛ/KI ki/ki/KO ko/ko̞/KU ku/kʊ/NHA nha/ȵä/NHE nhe/ȵɛ/NHI nhi/ȵi/NHO nho/ȵo̞/NHU nhu/ȵʊ/
NA na/nä/NE ne/nɛ/NI ni/ni/NO no/no̞/NU nu/nʊ/PA pa/pä/PE pe/pɛ/PI pi/pi/PO po/po̞/PU pu/pʊ/
RA ra/ɹä/RE re/ɹɛ/RI ri/ɹi/RO ro/ɹo̞/RU ru/ɹʊ/SA sa/sä/SE se/sɛ/SI si/si/SO so/so̞/SU su/sʊ/
VA va/vä/VE ve/vɛ/VI vi/vi/VO vo/vo̞/VU vu/vʊ/WA wa/wä/WE we/wɛ/WI wi/wi/WO wo/wo̞/WU wu/wʊ/
YA ya/jä/YE ye/jɛ/YI yi/ji/YO yo/jo̞/YU yu/jʊ/ZA za/zä/ZE ze/zɛ/ZI zi/zi/ZO zo/zo̞/ZU zu/zʊ/
RHO rho/ro̞/RHU rhu/rʊ/Ff/ɸ/Kk/k/Nn/n/Ss/s/Vv/v/Zz/z/
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    Typological information for Yawa Tongue

    Adposition head-directionalityHead initial
    GendersMasculine/Feminine
    Possessor-possessee orderPossessee first
    Primary word orderVSO
    Pronoun dropping?Yes

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