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Edderish
Edder Norm
Type Fusional
Alignment Nominative-accusative
Head direction Initial
Tonal No
Declensions Yes
Conjugations Yes
Genders 3
Nouns decline according to...
Case Number
Definiteness Gender
Verbs conjugate according to...
Voice Mood
Person Number
Tense Aspect
Meta-information
Progress 22%
Statistics
Nouns 100%
Verbs 0%
Adjectives 0%
Syntax 17%
Words 83 of 3000
Creator PGKan

The Edderish Language (Native: Edder Norm /ɛddɛr norm/) is a Western Hamentic language, spoken by approximately 28,000,000 people mainly in Western Republic of Edderus and Republic of Kraziland, also as a lingua franca in central and eastern Hamente. It is a fusional language and uses SOV structure.

Classification and Dialects[]

Phonology[]

Consonants[]

Bilabial Alveolar Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal    m   n
Plosive p b t d k g    ɢ

ʔ

Fricative ɸ β s z   x h
Affricate ts dz
Approximant w
Trill r
Lateral App. l

Vowels[]

Front Near-front Central Near-back Back
High i  y
Near-high ɪ     ʊ         o
High-mid
Mid ɛ    
Low-mid
Near-low ɐ    
Low

Diphthong

  • In Edderish, /ɐɪ/ /ɐʊ/ /oɪ/ /oʊ/ /ɛɪ/ /jʊ/ are allowed.

Phonotactics[]

  • The syllable structure of Edderish is (CCC)V(CCC) at maximum;
  • /w/ only appear in coda cluster except /sw/ can appear in onset;
  • Glottal stop /ʔ/ is never cluster and only allowed in coda


Writing System[]

  • The writing system of Edderish is based on Latin alphabet and add diacritic.
Letter A B C D E F G H I J K
Sound /ɐ/ /b/ /ʔ/ /d/ /ɛ/ /ɸ/ /g/ /h/ /i/ /j/ /k/
Letter L M N O P R S T U V W
Sound /l/ /m/ /n/ /o/ /p/ /r/ /s/ /t/ /ʊ/ /β/ /w/
Letter X Y Z Á Ã É Ï Ó Õ Ü
Sound /x/ /y/ /z/ /ɐɪ/ /ɐʊ/ /ɛɪ/ /ɪ/ /oɪ/ /oʊ/ /jʊ/

Grammar[]

Likes the other Hamentic language, Edderish use suffix and simulfix to represent cases, number, gender and tenses. And it allow noun or gerund to form compound word with adjective.

Nouns[]

Nouns in Edderish are highly inflected. It decline for 7 cases, 3 genders, and plural. Nouns form difference affix due to its type, there are 4 types of nouns in Edderish.

Type I and Type Ia(Type Ia is inflected same as Type I, but it do not count plural)

Case Masculine Single Masculine Plural Feminine Single Feminine Plural Neuter Single Neuter Plural
Nominative - -f - -fs - -n
Accusative -t -ti -ts -tis -lo -lon
Dative -k -ki -ks -kis -pü -pün
Locative -t -ti -ts -tis -fet -fets
Genitive -lotan -lóten -bishan -bïshen -bishan -bïshen
Abessive -fejas -fejas -fejas -fejas -fejas -fejas
Instrumental -te -tés -tu -tüs -min -min

Type II and Type IIa(Type IIa is inflected same as Type II, but it do not count plural)

Case Masculine Single Masculine Plural Feminine Single Feminine Plural Neuter Single Neuter Plural
Nominative - -as - -os - -es
Accusative -ás -ós - -es
Dative -ás -ós - -es
Locative -im -ïm -us -üs -ej -és
Genitive -ifet -ifetus -ikfaj -ikfas -upar -uparis
Abessive -ipas -ipas -ipas -ipas -upas -upas
Instrumental -e -és -u -üs -in -un

Type III and Type IIIa(Type IIIa is inflected same as Type III, but it do not count plural)

Case Masculine Single Masculine Plural Feminine Single Feminine Plural Neuter Single Neuter Plural
Nominative - R - R - R
Accusative -ti R-ti -tir R-tir - R-lót
Dative -ki R-ki -kir R-kir -pas R-pas
Locative -te -tem -tes -test -pas -pus
Genitive -gufüs U-gufüs -burrus U-burrus -kistim -kistim
Abessive -fejas -fejas -fejas -fejas -feras -feras
Instrumental -te -tem -tes -test -pas -pus

Type IV has no number inflection

Case

Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative - - -
Accusative -a -o -e
Dative -a -o -e
Locative -im -ïm -ym
Genitive -ifet -ifét -upar
Abessive -ipas -ipas -upas
Instrumental -e -u -un
  • R is refer to rank-up, vowel rank increase example : a->á or e->é
  • U is refer to unvoiced, vowel unvoiced example : a->e, e->i, o->u

Verbs[]

Syntax[]

The normal sentence structure in Edderish is S-O-V

Jek Vikipidiagufüs fenátá shak gaturvij.

I(1st nom.) Wikipedia's(masc. sing. gen.) article(masc sing. acc.) changed(finished).

I changed a article of Wikipedia.

Lexicon[]

Example text[]

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