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Classical Ħanese/Proto-Kanic version 2.0

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This is a redo of a language that I tried to create before. This is the language of The Kan Kingdom (Native name Ħa̠n) which was influencial on the Nihon-Suomi Kingdom, which became one of the dominant groups of the Fuhe-Suomi. It also gave rise to the Kanic languages, minority languages in northeastern Fuhe, and on the Island of Waan.
This post will focus on the phonology and phonotactics. The language is Monosyllabic, of the Chinese/Vietnamese type.

/p ɓ t tʰ ɗ t͡s t͡sʰ ʈ ʈʰ ʈ͡ʂ ʈ͡ʂʰ t͡ɕ t͡ɕʰ k kʰ ɠ/ <p b d đ t ż c dr tr żh ch ɟ q g k ĝ>
/m n ɳ ɲ ŋ/ <m n nr nh ng>
/f v s z ʂ ʐ ɕ ʑ x ɣ h ɦ/ <f v s z sh zh x j ħ ğ h ɦ>
/l/ <l>
/w j/ <w y>

/i y u ɯ e o ə ɛ œ ɔ ʌ a/ <i ü u ư ê ô ă e ö o ơ a>
/i: y: u: ɯ: e: o: ɛ: œ: ɔ: ʌ: a:/ <ii üü uu ưư êê ôô ee öö oo ơơ aa>
/ui ue uo uə uɛ uɔ uʌ ua/ <ui uê uô uă ue uo uơ ua>
/ui: ue: uo: uɛ: uœ: uɔ: uʌ: ua:/ <uii uêê uôô uee uoo uơơ uaa>
/ iu iɯ ie io iə iɛ iœ iɔ iʌ oa/ < iu iư iê iô iă ie iö io iơ ia>
/iu: iɯ: ie: io: iɛ: iœ: iɔ: iʌ: ia:/ < iuu iưư iư iêê iôô iee iöö ioo iơơ iaa>
/iə yə uə ɯə eə oə / <iiă üă uă ưă eă oă>
/i:ə y:ə u:ə ɯ:ə e:ə o:ə/ <iiă üüă uuă ưưă eeă ooă>
/uiə ueə uoə / <uiă ueă uoă>
/ui: ue: uo: / <uiiă uêêă uôôă uee uoo uơơ ua>
/ iuə iɯə ieə ioə / < iuă iưă ieă ioă >
/iu:ə iɯ:ə ie:ə io:ə/ < iuuă iưưă iưă ieeă iooă>
/ɯi ei oi əi ɛi œi ɔi ʌi ai/ < ưi êi ôi ăi ei öi oi ơi ai>
/ u:i ɯ:i e:i o:i ɛ:i œ:i ɔ:i ʌ:i a:i/ < uui ưưi êêi ôôi eei ööi ooi ơơi aai>
/ eu ou əu ɛu œu ɔu ʌu au/ < êu ôu ău eu öu ou ơu au>
/e:u o:u ɛ:u œ:u ɔ:u ʌ:u a:u/ <êêu ôôu eeu ööu oou ơơu aau>
/ uei uoi uəi uɛi uɔi uʌi uai/ < uêi uôi uăi uei uoi uơi uai>
/ ue:i uo:i uɛ:i uœ:i uɔ:i uʌ:i ua:i/ < uêêi uôôi ueei uooi uơơi uaai>
/ ieu iou iəu iɛu iœu iɔu iʌu oau/ < iêu iôu iău ieu iöu iou iơu iau>
/ ie:u io:u iɛ:u iœ:u iɔ:u iʌ:u ia:u/ < iêêu iôôu ieeu iööu ioou iơơu iaau>

/˥ ˩ ˥˩/ <V V̠ V̀> (The contour tone cannot occur on short vowels)
Permitted finals: /m n ŋ p t k/
Many children make up, or begin to make up, imaginary languages. I have been at it since I could write.
-JRR Tolkien
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Re: Classical Ħanese/Proto-Kanic version 2.0

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I changing the tone system, using the vowel <a> as the orthographic example: ˥ ˧ ˩ ˧˩ <ā a a̠ à>
I'm also reducing the triphthongs, so there are no "long" triphthongs, so new vowel system:
/i y u ɯ e o ə ɛ œ ɔ ʌ a/ <i ü u ư ê ô ă e ö o ơ a>
/i: y: u: ɯ: e: o: ɛ: œ: ɔ: ʌ: a:/ <ii üü uu ưư êê ôô ee öö oo ơơ aa>
/ui ue uo uə uɛ uɔ uʌ ua/ <ui uê uô uă ue uo uơ ua>
/ui: ue: uo: uɛ: uœ: uɔ: uʌ: ua:/ <uii uêê uôô uee uoo uơơ uaa>
/ iu iɯ ie io iə iɛ iœ iɔ iʌ oa/ < iu iư iê iô iă ie iö io iơ ia>
/iu: iɯ: ie: io: iɛ: iœ: iɔ: iʌ: ia:/ < iuu iưư iư iêê iôô iee iöö ioo iơơ iaa>
/iə yə uə ɯə eə oə / <iă üă uă ưă eă oă>
/i:ə y:ə u:ə ɯ:ə e:ə o:ə/ <iiă üüă uuă ưưă eeă ooă>
/uiə ueə uoə / <uiă ueă uoă>
/ui: ue: uo: / <uiiă uêêă uôôă uee uoo uơơ ua>
/ iuə iɯə ieə ioə / < iuă iưă ieă ioă >
/ɯi ei oi əi ɛi œi ɔi ʌi ai/ < ưi êi ôi ăi ei öi oi ơi ai>
/ u:i ɯ:i e:i o:i ɛ:i œ:i ɔ:i ʌ:i a:i/ < uui ưưi êêi ôôi eei ööi ooi ơơi aai>
/ eu ou əu ɛu œu ɔu ʌu au/ < êu ôu ău eu öu ou ơu au>
/e:u o:u ɛ:u œ:u ɔ:u ʌ:u a:u/ <êêu ôôu eeu ööu oou ơơu aau>
/ uei uoi uəi uɛi uɔi uʌi uai/ < uêi uôi uăi uei uoi uơi uai>
/ ieu iou iəu iɛu iœu iɔu iʌu iau/ < iêu iôu iău ieu iöu iou iơu iau>
Many children make up, or begin to make up, imaginary languages. I have been at it since I could write.
-JRR Tolkien
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