Wiktionary:Babel
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This user is currently working on
a set of conlangs.

I'm just me, a Flemish-American guy grown up in South-Holland.

Maybe I'll add something here, maybe not. We'll see.

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Some info about me:

  • I live in South-Holland, The Netherlands, and have lived there most of my life.
  • I'm Belgian and American and grew up bilingually.
  • I did French, Latin, and Greek in high school.
  • I make conlangs in my free time, trying to better my understanding of linguistics as I do.

IdeolectsEdit

DutchEdit

my Dutch IPA consonants
bilabial labiodental alveolar postalveolar palatal velar uvular glottal
nasal m n ŋ (ɴ)
plosive p b t d k (ʔ)
affricate ʦ~ts ʧ
fricative f v s z ʃ (ʒ) h
approximant ʋ j
trill ʀ̥ ʀ
liquid ɹ̪~ɹ̪̊~ɚ l
my Dutch IPA vowels
front near front central near back back
close i(ː) y(ː) u
near close ɪ ʏ
close-mid e(j) o(w)
mid ə ɚ
open-mid ɛ ɔ
near open
open a(ː) ɑ

diphthongs: æi æy au øy iu yu ɪˑu ui ɔːi aːi iɚ yɚ uɚ ɪɚ ʏ˞ː~øɚ~øːɹ̪ ɔɚ ɛ̆ɚ ɔ̆ɚ aɚ ɑ̆ɚ iɔˡ uɔˡ ɪɔˡ ʏɔˡ~øɔˡ ɔːˡ ɛ̆ɔˡ ɔˑˡ aɔˡ ɑ̆ɔˡ examples (incomplete) and exceptions:

  • onraakbaar [ɔɴʀakbaɚ]
  • prestige [pɹ̪̊ɛstiʒə]~[pʀɛstiʒə] (French loan)
  • in principe [ɪn pʀɪŋkipe̞]
  • kruimelen [kɹ̪̊æym(ə)lə]~[kʀæym(ə)lə]
  • regressor [ɹ̪ejʀ̥ɹ̪̊ɛsɔɚ]~[ʀejʀ̥ɹ̪̊ɛsɔɚ]
  • trouw [tɹ̪̊au]
  • eeuw [ɪˑu]
  • nakt [nɑkt]
  • blinkt [blɪŋ(k)t]

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