Identify the langauge

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-14, 18:01

IMO: Tlicho Language.
:hmm:

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby księżycowy » 2012-11-14, 23:18

*ding! ding! ding!* We have a winner! :D It's Tlicho (a.k.a. Dogrib).

Your turn Bernard. :wink:

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-16, 8:40

:ohwell: Please identify the language! Words taken from an old book (1840).
Ειν ανδρεςμαλ σαh ιχ, vον εινεμ wειτεν Μαεvvερκρεισε ... ουμγεβεν, ειν Μαεδχεν δεν γεwöhνλιχεν λαςκιwεν Τανζ δες Οριεντς αυςfühρεν.

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby JackFrost » 2012-11-16, 19:15

Bernard wrote::ohwell: Please identify the language! Words taken from an old book (1840).
Ειν ανδρεςμαλ σαh ιχ, vον εινεμ wειτεν Μαεvvερκρεισε ... ουμγεβεν, ειν Μαεδχεν δεν γεwöhνλιχεν λαςκιwεν Τανζ δες Οριεντς αυςfühρεν.

Ein andresmal sah ich non einem weiten Männerkreise... oumgeben, ein Mädchen den gewöhnlichen laskiwen Tanz des Orients ausführen.

Sounds like German. And probably is German. :P
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-16, 20:25

JackFrost wrote:...Ein andresmal sah ich non* einem weiten Männerkreise... oumgeben*, ein Mädchen den gewöhnlichen laskiwen** Tanz des Orients ausführen. ... is German.
Congratulations! :woohoo:
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby JackFrost » 2012-11-16, 22:13

Naw, I'll pass. :P
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-17, 11:35

Successor wanted!
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby モモンガ » 2012-11-18, 10:55

mongx hxid! dol jib daib xit luf laib gheix xid?

A dialect of a macrolanguage (not mutualy intelligible with others, it's ok just to tell the name of the macrolanguage)
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby księżycowy » 2012-11-18, 13:24

My first though was Hmong, but I don't think it uses x's. Zhuang? :hmm:

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby モモンガ » 2012-11-18, 13:29

well... actually it's Hmong!

Guizhou Dialect!

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby księżycowy » 2012-11-18, 18:36

Really? Wow.

I'll give two lines of dialogue this time:

A: Ne gai hagapundu mi'awa'ihyu ne ege-gwasu'una gai da'o-dade.
B: Maiku, gai demase hagapundu mi'age.

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby JackFrost » 2012-11-18, 20:15

Shoshoni? :P
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby księżycowy » 2012-11-18, 23:29

It appears I went easy on you guys this time. :P

Taking your turn to stump us Jack? Or shall we let someone else?

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby JackFrost » 2012-11-19, 2:20

I had one or I wouldn't have tried to guess.

But I don't think it'll count. No, just a pet thing. :oops:
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby ling » 2012-11-19, 4:28

Squnun kwara squliq na tayal taywan ga kbhul hi ga sazing balay.
Native:  (en) Advanced:  (zh) Actively studying:  (th) (id) Passively dabbling:  (lkt)

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-19, 10:08

:hmm: Atayal: Austronesian language spoken in Taiwan.

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby ling » 2012-11-19, 10:40

Bernard wrote::hmm: Atayal: Austronesian language spoken in Taiwan.

Yup! Must have been the "tayal" and "taywan" parts that gave it away! :D
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-19, 19:47

Please identify the language. It's a very old one (I used Latin characters).

inomec wia mersowa arwamen etôta

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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Yasna » 2012-11-19, 20:09

Bernard wrote:inomec wia mersowa arwamen etôta

Gothic?
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Re: Identify the langauge

Postby Bernard » 2012-11-20, 9:51

It's an extinct European language, :yep: , but not Gothic, sorry ...


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