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Laryngeal
Bilabial
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Dental
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Uvular
Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
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Plosive
p       t̪ʱ   t               k      
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
                                            h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
                                 
Affricates
            ts tsʰʱ                      
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Javanese
UPSID number: 2409
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Austro-Tai, W. Malayo-Polynesian
The languages has 29 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Javanese is spoken primarily in Java, Indonesia.
Sources: Fagan, J.L. 1988. Javanese intervocalic stop phonemes: the light/heavy distinction. From: Studies in Austronesian Linguistics. ed. Richard McGinn. Ohio University Center for International Studies, Center for Southeast Asia Studies. Athens, Ohio. Horne, E.C. 1961. Beginning Javanese. Yale University Press, New Haven. Herrfurth, H. 1964. Lehrbuch des Modernen Djawanisch. Verlag Enzyklopadie, Leipzig. Uhlenbeck. 1963. Review of Horne, E.C. Beginning Javanese. Lingua 12: 69-76.