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Labial
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Laryngeal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
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Uvular
Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
Glottal
Plosive
p           *t               k      
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m                              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
                            x               h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
                         
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
Sibilant affricates
            *ts                      
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Tonkawa
UPSID number: 6752
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: N. American, Hokan
The languages has 25 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Hoijer, H. 1946. Tonkawa. In H. Hoijer (ed.), Linguistic Structures of Native America. Wenner-Gren Foundation, New York: 289-311. Hoijer, H. 1949. An Analytic Dictionary of the Tonkawa Language. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles. Hoijer, H. 1972. Tonkawa Texts. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles.