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Farosan
Farostal
Type
agglutinative
Alignment
Head direction
Tonal
No
Declensions
Yes
Conjugations
Yes
Genders
Yes
Nouns decline according to...
Case Number
Definiteness Gender
Verbs conjugate according to...
Voice Mood
Person Number
Tense Aspect



General informationEdit

Farosan is a fictive language spoken in the land of Farusa. It is being constructed purely for fun.

PhonologyEdit

ConsonantsEdit

Bilabial Labio-dental Dental Alveolar Post-alveolar Retroflex Palatal Velar Uvular Pharyngeal Epiglottal Glottal
Nasal m n N
Plosive p b t d k g
Fricative f v s z S
Affricate tS dZ
Approximant w l j h
Trill
Flap or tap r
Lateral fric.
Lateral app.
Lateral flap

Vowels

Front Near-front Central Near-back Back
Close i u
Near-close
Close-mid e o
Mid
Open-mid ɛ ɔ
Near-open
Open a

/ɛ/ and /ɔ/ are allophones of e and o, occurring in closed syllables.

AlphabetEdit

Alphabet Pronounciation Notes
a a
b b
c k always k, never soft
d d
e e
f f
g g
h h, x h initially, x in all other positions
i i, j j when consonantal, otherwise i
l l
m m
n n
o o
p p
r r
s s z when intervocalic
t t
u u
v v


PhonotacticsEdit

Initially, the following consonant clusters are allowed:

Begins with with r with l
p, b pr, br pl, bl
t, d tr, dr
c, g cr, gr cl, gl

Medially, the only allowed coda vowels are a nasal and s. The coda may be followed by any plosive, or any of the above consonant clusters (plosive + liquid).

GrammarEdit

Indicative of a thematic verb on -an:

Suran present past future
1st. sing. suru surasu suradu
2nd. sing. surai surasai suradoi
3rd. sing. sura surasa surado
1st. pl. surame surasame suradome
2nd. pl. surate surasate suradote
3rd. pl. surasi surasasi

suradosi

Indicative of a athematic verb on -in:

Lonin present past future
1st. sing. lonu lonosu lonodu
2nd. sing. loni lonosai lonodoi
3rd. sing. lon lonosa lonodo
1st. pl. lonome lonosame lonodome
2nd. pl. lonote lonosate lonodote
3rd. pl. lonosi lonosasi lonodosi

The vowel inserted between the stem and the suffix is always the same as the last vowel of the stem.

The perfect forms of these tenses are formed by added the augment "he" as a prefix.

VocabularyEdit


No. English Farostal
1Iia
2you (singular)si
3hele
4weri
5you (plural)mi
6theyli
7thisanta
8thatanto
9heretante
10theretane
11whohi / ha
12whatho
13whereumi
14whendest
15howfes
16notnu
17allara
18manyvara
19some
20few
21other
22one
23two
24three
25four
26five
27bighoda
28longlera
29wide
30thick
31heavy
32smallnod
33shortnuler
34narrow
35thin
36womanvusa
37man (adult male)mus
38man (human being)man
39childcin
40wife
41husband
42mother
43father
44animal
45fish
46bird
47dog
48louse
49snake
50worm
51tree
52forest
53stick
54fruit
55seed
56leaf
57root
58bark
59flower
60grass
61rope
62skin
63meat
64blood
65bone
66fat
67egg
68horn
69tail
70feather
71hair
72head
73ear
74eye
75nose
76mouth
77tooth
78tongue
79fingernail
80foot
81leg
82knee
83hand
84wing
85belly
86guts
87neck
88back
89breast
90heart
91liver
92drink
93eat
94bite
95suck
96spit
97vomit
98blow
99breathe
100laugh
101see
102hear
103know
104think
105smell
106fear
107sleep
108live
109die
110kill
111fight
112hunt
113hit
114cut
115split
116stab
117scratch
118dig
119swim
120fly
121walk
122come
123lie
124sit
125stand
126turn
127fall
128give
129hold
130squeeze
131rub
132wash
133wipe
134pull
135push
136throw
137tie
138sew
139count
140say
141sing
142play
143float
144flow
145freeze
146swell
147sun
148moon
149star
150water
151rain
152river
153lake
154sea
155salt
156stone
157sand
158dust
159earth
160cloud
161fog
162sky
163wind
164snow
165ice
166smoke
167fire
168ash
169burn
170road
171mountain
172red
173green
174yellow
175white
176black
177night
178day
179year
180warm
181cold
182full
183new
184old
185good
186bad
187rotten
188dirty
189straight
190round
191sharp
192dull
193smooth
194wet
195dry
196correct
197near
198far
199right
200left
201at
202in
203with
204and
205if
206because
207name


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