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Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
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Plosive
p b     t d             k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m                              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ                                
Fricative
    f v     s z             x ɣ             h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                         
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                                               
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
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Front
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Central
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Back
 
Close
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Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Brahui
UPSID number: 2917
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Dravidian, Brahui
The languages has 33 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: De Armond, R.C. 1975. Some rules of Brahui conjugation. In H.G. Schiffman and C.M. Eastman (eds.), Dravidian Phonological Systems. University of Washington Press, Seattle. Emeneau, M.B. 1937. Phonetic observations on the Brahui language. Bulletin of the School of Oriental Studies 8: 981-3. Emeneau, M.B. 1962. Brahui and Dravidian Comparative Grammar. University of California Publications in Linguistics 27. University of California Press, Berkeley.