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Maua [LJK]
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Maua
Maua
[maua]
Registered by will on 25 October 2017
Language type Engineered Language (Englang)
Species Human/humanoid
About Maua A created language to save space when written out. The uvular trill can be replaced with a standard r for ease of pronunciation, but then it becomes "Little Maua"
Sample of Maua[view] Akuwaukuxaxiizifuvam i akuwaukuxaxiizifilia. Xaxiizimalum. Suukuxaxiizirifukuua i suukuxaxiizirifukufaf.

Cattle die, kinsmen die; all men are mortal. Words of praise will never perish, nor a noble name.
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Latest vocabulary
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Language family relationships
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[view] Namaua (Little Maua)No summary available for this dialect.
Phonology
ConsonantsBilabialLabio-
dental
DentalAlveolarPost-
Alveolar
PalatalLabio-
velar
VelarUvular
Nasal m     n          
Plosive               k  
Fricative   f v θ s z ʃ       ʁ
Lateral approximant       l          
Approximant       ɹ   j w    
VowelsFrontBack
Close i u
Open a  
Orthography
Below is the orthography for Maua. This includes all graphemes as defined in the language's phonology settings - excluding the non-distinct graphemes/polygraphs.
 MauaOrthography
a/a/f/f/h/θ/i/i/k/k/l/l/m/m/n/n/
r/ʁ/, /ɹ/s/s/u/u/v/v/w/w/, /j/x/ʃ/z/z/
✖ Unknown alphabetical order
    Typological information for Maua

    Base counting systemOther
    Noun-numeral orderNumeral first
    Noun-noun possessionVerbal possession
    Phonemic vowel lengthShort/Long
    Script typeAbjad

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