Kalmish

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Kalmish
Kalmisch
Pronunciation/kɑ:lmɪʃ/
RegionOriginally Kalm flag.svg Kalm, now worldwide
Native speakers206 million (as of 2001)
Language familyUletarephian
Writing systemRomantian script (Kalmish alphabet)
Official status
Official language inKalm flag.svg Kalm
Midistland national flag.png Midistland
Flag of Alved 3.png Älved (Mergan)
Flag of Helvetiany.png Helvetiany (Mergan)
Mergany Flag.png Mergany (Mergan)
FLAGZYL.png Zylanda (Sassn)
Flagnse121.jpg Neusüdengern
Minority language inGarlis Flag.png Garlis
FlagSathria.jpg Sathria
Esheinflag.png Eshein (Mergan)
MauretiaFlag.svg Mauretia (Mergan)
Reeland flag.svg Reeland (Mergan)
Viljanni Flag.png Viljanni (Mergan)
OGFL-1kl
OGFL-2klm

Kalmish is a West Gaermanic language in the Uletarephian Language Group that was first spoken in Kalm and is now a language spoken everywhere in the world. Prominent variants of Kalmish are Gaerman, Mergan and Sassn in Zylanda.

History and geographic distribution

Modern language

Kalmish alphabet

The modern Kalmish alphabet consists of the twenty-six standard Latinic letters plus four special letters, all are part of the PAR Unicode-letters.

Capital
letter
Small
letter
Pronunciation
(PAC)
A a /aː/
Ä ä /ɛː/
B b /beː/
C c /t͡seː/
D d /deː/
E e /eː/
F f /ɛf/
G g /ɡeː/
H h /haː/
I i /iː/
Capital
letter
Small
letter
Pronunciation
(PAC)
J j /jɔt/
K k /kaː/
L l /ɛl/
M m /ɛm/
N n /ɛn/
O o /oː/
Ö ö /øː/
P p /peː/
Q q /kuː/
R r /ɛʁ/
Capital
letter
Small
letter
Pronunciation
(PAC)
S s /ɛs/
' ß
T t /teː/
U u /uː/
Ü ü /yː/
V v /faʊ̯/
W w /veː/
X x /ɪks/
Y y /ˈʏpsilɔn/
Z z /t͡sɛt/

Naming

The continents are named in Kalmish: