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Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Radical
Laryngeal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
Glottal
Plosive
p b                     k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n                  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              *r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f v θ ð     ʃ ʒ                         h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j                    
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
                               
Affricates
                    ɟʝ        
Sibilant affricates
            *ts *dz                    
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Albanian
UPSID number: 2021
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Indo-European, Albanian
The languages has 35 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Newmark, L. 1957. Structural Grammar of Albanian (IJAL 23/4 Part II, Indiana University Research Center in Anthropology, Folklore and Linguistics, Publication 4). Indiana university, Bloomington.