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b     t̪ʰ                 kʲʰ kʷʰ ɡʲ ɡʷ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ ʔʷ
 
Nasal
  m                              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f v         ʃ ʃ ʃ ʒ         ɣʲ χ χʷ ʁ ʁʷ ħ ʕ       ɦ
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
ɬ̪ʲ ɬ̪ʲʼ ɮ̪ʲ                        
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Ejective stops
                        kʲʼ kʷʼ   qʷʼ  
Ejective fricatives
              ʃʼ                  
Ejective affricates
        t̪s̪ʼ                          
Sibilant fricatives
                               
Affricates
                                qχʷ  
Sibilant affricates
        t̪s̪ d̪z̪                        
 
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Selected languages: Kabardian
UPSID number: 2601
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Caucasian
The languages has 56 segments
Frequency index: N/A
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Comments:
Sources: Kuipers, A.H. 1960. Phoneme and Morpheme in Kabardian. Mouton, The Hague. http://www.circassianworld.com/Congress_Archives/A_Kuipers_Phoneme_and_Morpheme_in_Kabardian_1960.pdf