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Zealandian language

The Zealandian language (Det Zålandienska Språket) is a national language of Zealandia and is based upon the Latin alphabet and consists of the following 30 letters:
A B D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Z Ð Å Ø Þ Æ
a b d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x z ð å ø þ æ
The Zealandian Language is regulated by the Zealandian Language Commission which is a sub part of the Ministry for Culture.

Zealandian
Zålandienska
Zealandian Flag (2016).png
Regulated byZålandienska Språketinstitutiet (Institute for the Zealandian Language)
Spoken inZealandia
FamilyIndo-European
TypeArtlang

Pronunciation

Zealandian has many pronunciations that differ from German, English, Swedish, Norwegian and Icelandic. Aa through to Zz are pronounced the same as they are in English.

  • Ð is pronounced like the th in “the” (IPA: /ð/)
  • Å is pronounced like or in “boar” (IPA: /ɔː/)
  • Ø is pronounced exactly as it is in Danish and Norwegian (IPA:/ ø/)
  • ß is pronounced like the ss in “grass” (IPA:/s/)
  • Þ is pronounced like the th in “Thing” (IPA:/ θ/)
  • Æ is pronounced like the air in “hair” (IPA:/ æ/)


Common phrases

Hello: Hej
Yes: Ja
No: Nej
Bye: Bej
How are you?: Hår mar du?
Good: Gød
Bad: Bok
Comrade: Komrad
You are an idiot: Du ær donur

Sample Sentences

  • Zålandien ær et Sozilisk landet. (Zealandia is a Socialist country).
  • Republiken Islands ær et Nordisk landet. (The Republic of Iceland is a Nordic nation).



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