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Sonorian
Sonorul
Type
Agglutinative
Alignment
SVO
Head direction
Mixed
Tonal
No
Declensions
No
Conjugations
Yes
Genders
No
Nouns decline according to...
Case Number
Definiteness Gender
Verbs conjugate according to...
Voice Mood
Person Number
Tense Aspect



General information[]

Sonorian is a language spoken throughout most of the continent of Sonoria. It is characterized by a heavily agglutinative system using prefixes.

Phonology[]

Consonants[]

Bilabial Alveolar Post-alveolar Palatal Velar
Nasal m n nj
Plosive p b t d tj dj c k g
Fricative f v s z sc sj zj
Affricate c
Approximant j
Trill
Flap or tap r
Lateral fric.
Lateral app. l
Lateral flap

Note: the letter "c" is pronounced like "k" normally and like "ʧ" between back vowels.


Vowels[]

Front Near-front Central Back
Close i u
Near-close î
Close-mid é a o
Mid ê
Open-mid e
Open á
j- u- -j
a ja ua aj
á ai
e je ue ej
é éj
ê êj
i ji ui ij
î îj
o jo uo oj
u ju uj

Alphabet[]

 The Sonorian language is usually written in an alphabet similar to Korean Hangul. Any text in this article is transliterated.

Phonotactics[]

In general, only consonant clusters of "fricative-plosive" or any combination of a plosive and approximant are permitted.

Grammar[]

Pronouns[]

Nominative

Accusative

Poss Modifier (n)

1p sg

no

nu

2p sg

da

dur

dai

3p sg masc

pás

pais

3p sg fem

prisu

praisu

prá

3p sg neut

páré

pairé

pai

1p pl incl

gan

gun

gro

1p pl excl

gîn

gur

glî

2p pl

nailé

nálo-é

nai

3p pl

pjo

pájo

pjá

Vocabulary[]

Example text[]

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