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Englont
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Englont is a branch of Early West Saxon. This page will show Old as well as Modern Englont, the changes between the two, and more.

Englont wasn't touched much by the Norman Invasion, and thus pertains the original germanic lexicon.

PhonologyEdit

Consonants

Old EnglontEdit

Labial Dental Post-Alveolar Palatal Velar Glottal
Nasal m n ŋ
Plosive p b t d k g
Fricative v θ ð ʝ ɣ h
Silibant z ʃ
Affricate j
Approximant ɹ ʍ w
AllophonesEdit

/f/ is an allophone of /v/

/ŋ/ is an allophone of /n/ before velars

/x/ is an allophone of /h/

/j/ is an allophone of /ʝ/

OrthographyEdit

/v/ is spelt f

/w/ is spelt v or u; /ʍ/ is spelt <vh> /θ/ is spelt þ; /ð/ is spelt ð

Modern EnglontEdit

Labial Dental Post-Alveolar Velar Glottal
Nasal m n̥ n ŋ
Plosive p b t d k g
Fricative β f v θ ɣ ɣʲ h
Silibant s z ʃ
Affricate
Approximant l ɹ

/nt/ and /nd/ became /n̥/ and /n/ respectively, via a processess known as t-dropping

/w/ merged with /ʍ/ and became /β/; 

/ð/ merged with /d/; /θ/ is now written <th> and /ð/ is now written <d>

/ʝ/ became /ɣʲ/

[x] merged with /h/

/f/ split from /v/; /v/ is now spelt v

VowelsEdit

Old EnglontEdit

Old Englont Modern Englont Old Englont Sound Modern (Short) Mordern (Long)
A A a a æ
Æ æ
E e ɛ ĭ
I i ɪ i
O o ɑ o
Œ Ou ø ɵ
U Eu u u
U ʊ u
Orthography Diphthong (Old) Sound (Modern)
Ea ɛj ɛː
Ie ɪj ɨː
Eo ɤ̯o oː

Unstressed <e> represents schwa.


Writing System

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LexiconEdit

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