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Balearic
Balear
[baleaɾ]*
Registered by Jao1992 on 16 March 2017
Language type A priori
Species Human/humanoid
About Balearic Balearic is a Gallo-Romance language spoken by the people of the Kingdom of Balears.
Sample of Balearic[view] La sentença fuit escrita nà voç activa per le nen. / Le nen escrivèt nà voç passiva.

The sentence was written in the active voice by the boy. / The boy wrote in the passive voice.
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Latest vocabulary
passiuadjpassive
passiuadjpassive
actiuadjactive
Language family relationships
Language treeItalic
 ⤷ Italic
  ⤷ Latino-Faliscan
   ⤷ Latin
    ⤷ Vulgar Latin
     ⤷ Western Romance
      ⤷ Gallic
       ⤷ Occitano-Romance
        ⤷  Balearic
 
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
AlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarGlottal
Nasal m   n   ɲ   ŋ  
Plosive p b   t d       k g ʔ
Fricative   f v s z ʃ ʒ     ɣ h
Affricate     t͡s d͡z t͡ʃ d͡ʒ        
Lateral approximant     l   ʎ      
Approximant         j (w)    
Trill     r          
Flap     ɾ          
Blends wa we wi wo ga ge
gi go gy gu gwa gwə gwe gwɛ
gwi gwo gwɔ ʒe ʒa ʒə ʒɛ ʒi ʒo ʒɔ
ʒy ʒu ka ke ki ko ky
ku kwa kwə kwe kwɛ kwi kwo kwɔ se
si ŋk nse nsɛ nsi di
VowelsFrontCentralBack
Close i [i:]1 y y:2   u u:
Close-mid e e:3   o o:4
Mid   ə ə:  
Open-mid ɛ ɛ:   ɔ ɔ:
Open a a:5    
Polyphthongs aj ej ɛj oj ɔj ow ɔw aw ew ɛw
ei ija ijə ije ijɛ ijo ijɔ ijy iju
  1. allophone of /i/
  2. stressed
  3. stressed
  4. stressed
  5. stressed
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Balearic. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 BalearicOrthography
Aa/a/Bb/b/Cc/k/Dd/d/Ee/e/Ff/f/Gg/g/Hh/h/Ii/i/
Jj/ʒ/Kk/k/1Ll/l/Mm/m/Nn/n/Oo/o/Pp/p/Qq/k/Rr/ɾ/
Ss/s/Tt/t/Uu/y/Vv/v/Ww/w/2Xx/ʃ/Yy/j/Zz/z/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
  1. loan words only
  2. loan words only
Typological information for Balearic

GendersMasculine/Feminine
Noun numbersSingular/Plural
Primary word orderSVO
Pronoun dropping?Yes
Syllable structureComplex

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