The word "Mahanan" written in Ghobaran script.
|c. 30 million+ (2012)|
Official language in
| Mahana |
|Regulated by||Mahan Academny|
A map of the major Mahanan speaking areas in Central Orient.
Mahanan is a Europan language part of the Oriental-Thalassan group, part of the Tseiamit sub-group. The language is the officially spoken language in Mahana, with an estimated 28 million native speakers. It is the official language and lingua franca of Mahana as well as an official language in Kotowari. It is also recognised as a regionally spoken language in both Namdatka and Mekabiri. It is spoken throughout Mahana, even within smaller ethnic groups with sub-languages, as well as by around a quarter of the population of Namdatka. It is also spoken in Delamaria by the Delamarian Army Durkha as well as by the rest of the Mahanan diaspora around the wurld.
|Close||i ĩ||u ũ|
|Nasal||m ⟨म⟩||n ⟨न/ञ⟩||(ɳ ⟨ण⟩)||ŋ ⟨ङ⟩|
|voiceless||unaspirated||p ⟨प⟩||t ⟨त⟩||t͡s ⟨च⟩||ʈ ⟨ट⟩||k ⟨क⟩|
|aspirated||pʰ ⟨फ⟩||tʰ ⟨थ⟩||t͡sʰ ⟨छ⟩||ʈʰ ⟨ठ⟩||kʰ ⟨ख⟩|
|voiced||unaspirated||b ⟨ब⟩||d ⟨द⟩||d͡z ⟨ज⟩||ɖ ⟨ड⟩||ɡ ⟨ग⟩|
|aspirated||bʱ ⟨भ⟩||dʱ ⟨ध⟩||d͡zʱ ⟨/झ⟩||ɖʱ ⟨ढ⟩||ɡʱ ⟨घ⟩|
|Fricative||s ⟨श/ष/स⟩||ɦ ⟨ह⟩|
|Approximant||(w ⟨व⟩)||l ⟨ल⟩||(j ⟨य⟩)|