The CBB Conlang Census

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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by elemtilas » 31 Jul 2016 12:54

Khemehekis wrote:
elemtilas wrote:Updated to here!
You still haven't fixed Loglorn's Gigxkpoyan.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Khemehekis » 19 Nov 2016 06:25

Kankonian now has 52,500 words.

Also:

Kankonian: Artlang (1996); a priori, agglutinative; geopoetical orientation; 50000 words: from the planet of a spacefaring people.

Should read:

Kankonian: Artlang (1996); a priori, agglutinative; 52500 words; geopoetical orientation: from the planet of a spacefaring people.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Wario Toad 32 » 19 Nov 2016 19:11

Faloch: West Germanic Posteriori, Diachronic Experiment, Althistory

Evolved from old high German around 1300AD.

Example
I have made a Conlang.
Ech hobën gamocht ën Konstspraich.
/εx hɔbən gamɑxt ən kɔnstspʀaix/.

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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Sḿtuval » 04 Dec 2016 07:07

I'd like you to remove Kauzasian for now, given that I'm in the process of making so many changes the current information wouldn't be at all relevant and it's no longer called that. Even if I keep at it and build it back up again quickly it'd be a while before I posted anything substantive.

I'd like to think Pieveian is presentable now, so I'll put in a couple links here: CBB CWS

It's not neart as much as some of the other ones listed here, but it's the most I have on a conlang that I've bothered to post.

Some info about it: Pieveian (Jan. 2016) is a Western Romance language (whose more precise classification isn't as clear) meant to be spoken near northern Italy or Switzerland. A notable feature is that the "hard/soft" distinction typical of <c> and <g> in romlangs applies to <t d s z x n l> as well.

EDIT: I'd also like you to add the Ydtobogan language family (2014), which I don't have any specific links for, but I do have some general information. It's my first attempt at a language family. Most of the languages are characterized by large vowel inventories (usually at least eight vowels), fusional morphology, duodecimal number system, noun case, the use of a question particle even in non-polar questions, an clusivity distinction in the first person plural, etc. There are other common features, but they're either insignificant IMO or likely to become uncommon.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Reyzadren » 05 Jun 2017 01:53

Adding my conlang to the conlang census:

griuskant: Conworld language, agglutinative, SVO, direct trigger, head-final, alphabetic conscript
* http://www.frathwiki.com/griuskant
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by OTʜᴇB » 05 Jun 2017 09:52

I think it's about time I get Dijo on here.


Dijo: (2016) Mostly isolating a priori personal language with OSV order. Uses a logographic script.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Dezinaa » 05 Jun 2017 16:08

Otvei: Artlang (2016); agglutinative, nom-acc alignment, featural syllabic alphabet.

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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by GamerGeek » 05 Jun 2017 16:35

Dezinaa wrote:featural syllabic alphabet.
Isn't that an abugida?
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Creyeditor » 05 Jun 2017 16:42

Is Hangeul an Abugida?
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Dezinaa » 06 Jun 2017 04:19

GamerGeek wrote:
Dezinaa wrote:featural syllabic alphabet.
Isn't that an abugida?
I don't think so. An abugida places primary importance on consonants, and vowels are secondary. This conscript is more like Hangul in that vowels and consonants are equally important. I've heard Hangul called an alphabet, but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term. So that's why I used it to describe my conscript as well.

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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by GamerGeek » 06 Jun 2017 04:34

Dezinaa wrote: ... but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term.
AKA Abugida (According to Omniglot)
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by loglorn » 06 Jun 2017 04:40

GamerGeek wrote:
Dezinaa wrote: ... but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term.
AKA Abugida (According to Omniglot)
I don't know what's Omniglot's criteria, but Dezinaa is clearly making a distinction here between an Abugida, that is, primary consonant glyphs with secondary vowel diacritics, versus what he calls a syllabic alphabet, which seems to be vowels and consonants having the same status, which constitutes an alphabet, but while the glyphs are organized in syllabic blocks, hence the ' syllabic' label.

I also agree tha Hangeul is an alphabet, BTW.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by GamerGeek » 06 Jun 2017 06:36

loglorn wrote:
GamerGeek wrote:
Dezinaa wrote: ... but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term.
AKA Abugida (According to Omniglot)
I don't know what's Omniglot's criteria, but Dezinaa is clearly making a distinction here between an Abugida, that is, primary consonant glyphs with secondary vowel diacritics, versus what he calls a syllabic alphabet, which seems to be vowels and consonants having the same status, which constitutes an alphabet, but while the glyphs are organized in syllabic blocks, hence the ' syllabic' label.
fair enough
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Frislander » 06 Jun 2017 10:31

GamerGeek wrote:
loglorn wrote:
GamerGeek wrote:
Dezinaa wrote: ... but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term.
AKA Abugida (According to Omniglot)
I don't know what's Omniglot's criteria, but Dezinaa is clearly making a distinction here between an Abugida, that is, primary consonant glyphs with secondary vowel diacritics, versus what he calls a syllabic alphabet, which seems to be vowels and consonants having the same status, which constitutes an alphabet, but while the glyphs are organized in syllabic blocks, hence the ' syllabic' label.
fair enough
When it comes to real-world writing systems Hangeul and Pahawh Hmong fits that description.

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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by OTʜᴇB » 06 Jun 2017 17:15

Dezinaa wrote:
GamerGeek wrote:
Dezinaa wrote:featural syllabic alphabet.
Isn't that an abugida?
I don't think so. An abugida places primary importance on consonants, and vowels are secondary. This conscript is more like Hangul in that vowels and consonants are equally important. I've heard Hangul called an alphabet, but I think syllabic alphabet would be a more descriptive term. So that's why I used it to describe my conscript as well.
You're thinking Alphasyllabary. These are the best type of writing systems. The top list is:
  1. Alphasyllabary
  2. Logography
  3. Syllabary
  4. Abugida
  5. Alphabet
  6. Abjad
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by GamerGeek » 06 Jun 2017 17:31

OTʜᴇB wrote:These are the best type of writing systems.
I find Hangul and OA confusing to read.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Reyzadren » 11 Jun 2017 02:07

Re-adding my conlang to the census after its most recent update.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by elemtilas » 11 Jun 2017 02:27

Updated to 10 June 2017
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by Axiem » 11 Jun 2017 02:42

I don't think Kuvian is quite up to being included quite yet (it languishes while I focus on world-building), but it's in my signature, as it were.
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Re: The CBB Conlang Census

Post by elemtilas » 11 Jun 2017 02:44

Axiem wrote:I don't think Kuvian is quite up to being included quite yet (it languishes while I focus on world-building), but it's in my signature, as it were.
It'll get there one day, I hope! When it does, please do let us know so it can be included!
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