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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         *t *tʰ *d             k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
m         *n̊ *n         ɲ̥ ɲ ŋ̊ ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
        θ ð   *z ʃ                           h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j ʍ w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
    *l̥ *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
            *s *sʰ                      
Affricates
                tʃʰ                
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Burmese
UPSID number: 2509
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Sino-Tibetan, Lolo-Burmese
The languages has 46 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Burmese is spoken in Burma.
Sources: Okell, J. 1969. A Reference Grammar of Colloquial Burmese. Oxford University Press, London.