Guess The Language!!!

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 06 Apr 2018 21:59

shimobaatar wrote:
06 Apr 2018 21:52
Is it part of the Nuclear Southern Oceanic linkage, according to Lynch (1995)?
Yes.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 06 Apr 2018 22:04

Is it part of the Central Vanuatu linkage?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 06 Apr 2018 22:15

shimobaatar wrote:
06 Apr 2018 22:04
Is it part of the Central Vanuatu linkage?
No

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 06 Apr 2018 22:25

Epi–Efate?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by qwed117 » 24 Jul 2019 04:46

This thread hasn't been active for a while, so I guess it's okay for me to restart it with a new text?

Ujamo mukuluje jiyegaj, numala Katúje bati Sinéndo
Lonkay yan kufúle ban le kugonk, agálaaη
Usabisab uwú kabasa, mukuluje
Aw pumandoor, manujaw suηa
Kati Kajúnduho niwonkum ña
Emikeloo (pumulo) buriη Jinie Jajibey bati Atúmbuluka.
Fuwú bucíme, Jimúna, akan di wám.
Bu nare bo, ajanooray?
Baji, egundak elaañ bamal kumer.
Spoiler:
My minicity is Zyphrazia and Novland
What is made of man will crumble away.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by CivilixXXX » 24 Jul 2019 16:50

Is it spoken in Africa?
/tsʲi¹⁴vʲiː⁵³ʎiks³³ iksʔiksʔiks/

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by eldin raigmore » 24 Jul 2019 18:53

Is it Finno-Japonic?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by qwed117 » 25 Jul 2019 04:54

CivilixXXX wrote:
24 Jul 2019 16:50
Is it spoken in Africa?
[tick]
eldin raigmore wrote:
24 Jul 2019 18:53
Is it Finno-Japonic?
[cross]
Spoiler:
My minicity is Zyphrazia and Novland
What is made of man will crumble away.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by opipik » 25 Jul 2019 09:58

Is it a Jola language?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by qwed117 » 26 Jul 2019 02:34

opipik wrote:
25 Jul 2019 09:58
Is it a Jola language?
[tick]
Spoiler:
My minicity is Zyphrazia and Novland
What is made of man will crumble away.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by mewditto » 29 Jul 2019 02:07

Is it Jola-Fonyi?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by Khemehekis » 01 Aug 2019 08:59

Maybe it's this language:

Pika-pika! Pikachuuuuu! Pika-pi! Pi-pi-pi! Chu pika pikachu! Pika pika chu, chu, pika pika chu, chu, pikachaaaaau-au!
♂♥♂♀

Squirrels chase koi . . . chase squirrels

My Kankonian-English dictionary: 60,137 words and counting

31,416: The number of the conlanging beast!

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 01 Aug 2019 20:30

Bandial?

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by qwed117 » 04 Aug 2019 02:57

mewditto wrote:
29 Jul 2019 02:07
Is it Jola-Fonyi?
[tick]
Gosh darned, and here I thought I got a hard one. Your turn
Spoiler:
My minicity is Zyphrazia and Novland
What is made of man will crumble away.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 05 Aug 2019 01:22

qwed117 wrote:
04 Aug 2019 02:57
mewditto wrote:
29 Jul 2019 02:07
Is it Jola-Fonyi?
[tick]
Gosh darned, and here I thought I got a hard one. Your turn
Honestly, I think it would have been rather hard if opipik hadn't narrowed it down so early.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by Zythros Jubi » 28 Oct 2019 14:55

No more posts?
Lostlang plans: Oghur Turkic, Gallaecian Celtic, Palaeo-Balkanic

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 28 Oct 2019 16:34

Zythros Jubi wrote:
28 Oct 2019 14:55
No more posts?
It looks like mewditto, who guessed correctly, hasn't been active since August 16th, so I personally wouldn't mind if anyone else wanted to take the next turn.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by GoshDiggityDangit » 29 Oct 2019 02:18

shimobaatar wrote:
28 Oct 2019 16:34
Zythros Jubi wrote:
28 Oct 2019 14:55
No more posts?
It looks like mewditto, who guessed correctly, hasn't been active since August 16th, so I personally wouldn't mind if anyone else wanted to take the next turn.


I can. I’ll post the text when I’m at home with my computer.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by GoshDiggityDangit » 29 Oct 2019 10:05

A folk story.

Ch'áakw áwé haa een has akaw lineek yóo Kiks.ádi atk'átsk'u daat, wé kéidladi akaawa.áak̲w awooldáas'i. "Atlée, ax̲ eet yaan uwaháa!" Yéi áwé kei uwa.íx'. "Atx̲á ax̲ jeet yéi sané!" Wuditláx̲i x̲áat shanyaa áwé de jéet aawatee wé atk'átsk'u. Kei aawag̲íx' wé x̲áat shanyaa x'áantin. "Ch'a tlákw áwé wuditláx̲i x̲áat ax̲ jeet eetéeych." Áx̲ x̲'ayáa k̲oowdlig̲át. Aag̲áa áwé kéidladi aawasháat du dáas'aayi een. Héent kei wjixíx wé atk'átsk'u wé keidladig̲aa. Wé kéidladi k̲u.aa héen táakde aawax̲óot' wé atk'átsk'u. Deikéet ash uwax̲út'. Héen táade wdzigeet wé atk'átsk'u. Ax' áwé has aawasháat wé X̲áat K̲wáanich ku.aa. Aadéi yawak̲aayí yéich áwé Shanyaak'utlax̲ yéi wduwasáa wé X̲áat K̲wáanich.

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Re: Guess The Language!!!

Post by shimobaatar » 29 Oct 2019 10:20

Is it native to North America?

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