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

Yogad
Native toPhilippines
RegionLuzon
Native speakers
(16,000 cited 1990 census)[1]
Language codes
ISO 639-3yog
Glottologyoga1237[2]
Yogad language map.png
Area where the Yogad language is spoken

AlphabetEdit

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/

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Yogad at Ethnologue (18th ed., 2015)
  2. ^ Hammarström, Harald; Forkel, Robert; Haspelmath, Martin, eds. (2017). "Yogad". Glottolog 3.0. Jena, Germany: Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History.
  3. ^ "Yogad:First Primer". The Summer Institute of Linguistics. 1956.
  • Davis, Philip W. and Angel D. Mesa. 2000. A Dictionary of Yogad. Munich, Germany: Lincom Europa.