Kawuiian

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Kawuiian
Kauilui
RegionLahan
EthnicityKawuiian
Native speakers2 million~  (no date)
Language family
Saru-Asuran
  • Kawuiian
DialectsHeian, Tapuiian, Kahuiian, Akuiian, Malawian
Writing systemKawuiian Letzic, local scripts
Official status
Official language inKawui
CWS code

Background

Kawuiian is a Saru-Asuran language spoken primarily in the nation of Kawui. It is spoken by nearly 1.9 million people in the nation.

Phonology

Consonants

Bilabial Labio-dental Dental Alveolar Post-alveolar Retroflex Palatal Velar Uvular Pharyngeal Epiglottal Glottal
Nasal m n
Plosive p t d k ɢ
Fricative f s ɦ
Affricate
Approximant w
Trill
Flap or tap
Lateral fric.
Lateral app. l
Lateral flap

Vowels

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

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Syntax