Fandom

Constructed worlds

Lecrotian language

11,897pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
Lecrotian
Lekrôtzjale
Spoken in Lecrotia
Ethnicity Tinkietists
Native speakers approx 132000  (2012)
Language family
Isolated
  • Lecrotian
Official status
Recognised minority language in Flag of Lecrotia Lecrotia
Regulated by Kiiliinstitute
Language codes
ISO 639-1 le
ISO 639-2 lcr
ISO 639-3 lcr

The Lecrotian language (Lekrôtzjali kiili, Ancient Lecrotian: Lekroζajë kωl) is an official language of Lecrotia. It is mostly taken from German, Swedish and Latvian. Lecrotian is an Agglutinative language.

Alphabet

Majuscule Forms (also called uppercase or capital letters)
A Ä Á B C Ç D Ð E Ë Ě F G H I J K Ħ L M N O Ö Ô P Q R S Š T TZ U Ü V X Ż
Minuscule Forms (also called lowercase or small letters)
a ä á b c ç d đ e ë ě f g h i j k ħ l m n o ö ô p q r s š t tz u ü v x ż

IPA

  • A a [a]
    • Ä ä [æ]
    • Á á [ɑ]
  • B b [b]
  • C c [ʧ]
  • Ç ç [ʤ]
  • D d [d]
  • Đ đ [θ]
  • E e [e][1]
    • Ë ë [ɛ]
  • F f [f]
  • G g [g]
  • H h [h]
  • I i [i]
  • J j [j]
  • K k [k]
  • Ħ ħ [x]
  • L l [l]
  • M m [m]
  • N n [n]
  • Ñ ñ [ɲ]
  • O o [o]
    • Ö ö [ø]
    • Ô ô [ɔ]
  • P p [p]
  • Q q[2] [q]
  • R r [r]
  • S s [s]
    • Š š [ʃ]
  • T t [t]
    • TZ tz [ts]
  • U u [u]
    • Ü ü [y]
  • V v [v]
  • X x [ks]
  • Z z [z]
    • Ż ż [dz]

Diphtongs

  • EE ee [ɪ]
  • ER er [ɐ]
  • GH gh [ɟ]
  • IJ ij [ɛi]
  • OA oa [wa]
  • OO oo [ɞ]
  • ZŠ zš [ʒ]

Grammar

Personal pronouns

Personal pronouns in Lecrotian
Singular Plural
Subject Possessive Reflexive Subject Possessive Reflexive
First äg jäg täg wir örs ös
Second đu đäg đäne see đunn đur
Third Masculine herr nerr zerr hjar njar zjar
Feminine hass höis
Neutral hett zett

Articles

The definite and indefinite articles take the following forms:

definite article
masculine feminine neutral
singular der dir dex
plural ders dirs dexe
indefinite article
masculine feminine neutral
singular en ena een
plural eene eena een

Possessive suffixes

Lecrotian English Suffix
Äg peenä haab. I have money. Ø (none)
Äg peenässa haab. I have something related to money. -ssa (something related to the object)
Äg peenälit haab. Maybe I have money. -lit (subject has/owns the object, but it's not confirmed)
Äg peenärkka haab. I've definitely got money. -rkka (subject has/owns the object and it's confirmed)
Äg peenäna haab. I don't have money. -na (subject does not have/own the object)
Äg peenänuä haab. I don't have money anymore. -nuä (subject does not have/own the object anymore)
Äg peenänee haab. I have anything but money. -nee (subject has/owns anything but the object)
Äg peenähu haab. I'm not sure if I have money. -hu (subject is not sure about having/owning the object)

Existential sentences

These are sentences which introduce a new subject - they often begin 'there is' or 'there are' in English.

Lecrotian English
Dort ruom in semma ees. There's a bed in the room.
Lecrotian English
Dort mann eesäsa. There was a man.

Phrasal Construction

Lecrotian is a flexive SOV language: Red is subject, Green is verb, Blue is object.

  • Äg áxsen epfá. (I eat an apple.)
  • Herr jägklökas kʻren äg áxsen epfá. (He watches me while I eat an apple.)
  • Äg đu libä. (I love you.)

Verb Ben (to be)

Ben
Person Present Past Future Pres. Subj. Past Subj. Future Subj. Imperative
Äg eem eemäsa eemäri eemät eemätsa eemätri
Ðu eeä eeäsa eeäri eeät eemätsa eemätri Eeäna!
Herr ees eesäsa eesäri eesät eesätsa eesätri
Wir sündt süntäsa süntäri süntät süntätsa süntätri Süntäna!
See aandt aantäsa aantäri aanät aanätsa aanätri Aana!
Hjar sindt sintäsa sintäri sintät sintätsa sintätri

Verb Haaben (to have)

Haaben
Person Present Past Future Pres. Subj. Past Subj. Future Subj. Imperative
Äg haab haabäsa haabäri haabät haabätsa haabätri
Ðu haabä haabäsa haabäri haabät haabätsa haabätri Haabäna!
Herr haas haasäsa haasäri haasät haasätsa haasätri
Wir haandt haantäsa haantäri haantät haantätsa haantätri Haantäna!
See haašit haašäsa haaštäri haašät haašätsa haašätri Haašäna!
Hjar haabödt haabäsa haabäri haabät haabätsa haabätri

Verb Döjen (to do)

Haaben
Person Present Past Future Pres. Subj. Past Subj. Future Subj. Imperative
Äg döju döjäsa döjäri döjbät döjbätsa döjbätri
Ðu döjä döjäsa döjbäri döjbät döjbätsa döjbätri Döjbäna!
Herr döjas döjäsa döjsäri döjsät döjätsa döjätri
Wir döjendt döjendtäsa döjendtäri döjendtät döjendtätsa döjendtätri Döjendtäna!
See döjašä döjašäsa döjaštäri döjašät döjašätsa döjašätri Döjašäna!
Hjar döjodt döjodtäsa döjodtäri döjodtät döjodtätsa döjodtätri


Text examples

Article 1 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Modern Lecrotian English
Allě pääson ees möeleħtenäsa zoo allě rechtä ond fraehatä in đesä Däklaracja eesklateetz one enslägdixtincja, äs in räätz, färs, säxě, sprög, reliça, politik ell'ändrä opinja, natzjonáli ellě socali ooreçän, eepašmos, gboort ell'ändrä status. Veedar, nä dixtincja värr ben maħt on deħ grönd oov staats/territorjaspolitik-, jürisdicjare- or internatzjonáli status vozu een pääson ghörä, eendependensäli, fäätreenä, näzerrgövernüng ell'ündtää enändrä süveränitaslimitacja.

Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, property, birth or other status. Furthermore, no distinction shall be made on the basis of the political, jurisdictional or international status of the country or territory to which a person belongs, whether it be independent, trust, non-self-governing or under any other limitation of sovereignty.

Odi et amo

Latin Lecrotian English

Odi et amo. Quare id faciam, fortasse requiris.
Nescio, sed fieri sentio et excrucior.

Äg hät ond älsk. Varfoor döju äg dette, kannben đu frögä.
Äg kentna, men föla [velke] hett skjes ond ees smercevol.

I hate and I love. Why do I do this, perhaps you ask?
I do not know, but I feel it happen and it is excruciating.

Ancient Lecrotian

Ancient Lecrotian English

Fäḑη-ωrs, zaa ηeä en Heemmä,
γaalext naam-ḑäg esse.
Reek-ḑäg koom, ḑu begωras väl,
in Erde vη in Heemmä.
Geebäna-ωrs dasḑag brääd
ond vωrgbat-ωrs ybtraan-ωs
vη vir ωsgegenybtraaningä vωrgbat.
Nävadjäna-ωrs in vηssηlsηn,
bät oos ybel leväjäna-ωrs.
Amen.

Our Father, who art in heaven,
hallowed be thy Name.
Thy kingdom come, thy will be done,
on earth as it is in heaven.
Give us this day our daily bread,
and forgive us our trespasses
as we forgive those who trespass against us.
And lead us not into temptation,
but deliver us from evil.
Amen.

Basic words

Lecrotian English
Hälö Hello
Hu eeä-đu? How are you?
Äg šön Fine.
Äg šlext I'm (feeling) bad.
Kösönöm Thanks
Yes
Na No
Gër gešẽ! You're welcome!
Hiár Here
Dort There
Rext Right
Link Left
Groos Big
Kleen Small/Little
Mäja/Plös More/Plus
Mindre/Minus Less/Minus
Vett With
One Without
Bocanatöt-jäg! Excuse me!/Sorry!
Šön moorgen Good morning
Šön namidag Good afternoon
Šön naat Good night
Äg ás... kom I come from...
Stasä Station
Straat Street/Road
Polisija Police
Ámbulãse Abumlance
Förlöše Firfighters

Numbers

Lecrotian English Number
Noll Zero 0
En One 1
Żwä Two 2
Trie Three 3
För Four 4
Fäf Five 5
Sijx Six 6
Septä Seven 7
Oktä Eight 8
Neen Nine 9
Enżig Ten 10
Enżig-en Eleven 11
Enżig-żwä Twelve 12
Żwänżig Twenty 20
Żwänżig-en Twenty-one 21
Trieżig Thirty 30
Förżig Forty 40
Fäfżig Fifty 50
Sijkżig Sixty 60
Septäżig Seventy 70
Oktäżig Eighty 80
Neenżig Ninety 90
En Hondraad One hundred 100
En Hondraad-fäfżig One hundred [and] fifty 150
Żwä Hondraad Two hundred 200
Trie Hondraad Three hundred 300
För Hondraad Four hundred 400
Fäf Hondraad Five hundred 500
En Tösund One thousand 1000
Enżig Tösund Ten thousand 10,000
En Hondraad Tösund One hundred thousand 100,000
En Miljen One million 1,000,000
En Miljard One billion 1,000,000,000

See also

References

  1. If final letter, it's to be pronounced as [ə].
  2. Eliminated from the alphabet since 2015.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.