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p ⁿb         *t *tʰ *ⁿd             k ⁿɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
                                   
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f                                       h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                              w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
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Uvular
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            *s                      
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            *ts *tsʰ                      
 
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Selected languages: Hakka
UPSID number: 2502
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Sinitic
The languages has 22 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Hakka is spoken in many parts of China side b y side with other dialects but the greatest concentration of speakers ini eastern and northeastern Guangdong in China.
Sources: Hashimoto, M.J. 1973. The Hakka Dialect; A Linguistic Study of Phonology, Syntax and Lexicon. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.