Yogad language

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Yogad
Native to Philippines
Region Luzon
Native speakers
16,000  (1990 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3 yog
Glottolog yoga1237[2]
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Area where the Yogad language is spoken

Yogad is an Austronesian language the language spoken primarily in Echague, Isabela and other nearby towns in the province in northern Philippines.

Alphabet[edit]

The Yogad alphabet has 21 letters composed of 16 consonants and 5 vowels.[3]

Yogad Alphabet
Majuscule Letter A B K D E F G
Minuscule Letter a b k d e f g
IPA /a/ /b/ /k/ /d/ /ɛ/ /f/ /ɡ/
Majuscule Letter H I L M N NG O
Minuscule Letter h i l m n ng o
IPA /h/ /i/ /l/ /m/ /n/ /ŋ/ /o/
Majuscule Letter P R S T U W Y
Minuscule Letter p r s t u w y
IPA /p/ /ɾ/ /s/ /t/ /u/ /w/ /j/

References[edit]

  1. ^ Yogad at Ethnologue (17th ed., 2013)
  2. ^ Nordhoff, Sebastian; Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2013). "Yogad". Glottolog 2.2. Leipzig: Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology. 
  3. ^ "Yogad:First Primer". The Summer Institute of Linguistics. 1956.