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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                         k      
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m                              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
            s   ʃ                              
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
ɸ̞ β̞                       j                    
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Affricates
            ts                    
Lateral affricates
                                 
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Nahuatl
UPSID number: 6762
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: N. American, Uto-Aztecan
The languages has 20 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: North Puebla dialect. Vowels appear both long and short.
Sources: Brockway, E. 1963. The phonemes of North Puebla Nahuatl. Anthropological Linguistics 5.3:14-18. Law, H. 1955. The phonemes of Isthmus Nahuat. El Mexico Antiguo 8:267-278. Schumann, O., Garcia de Leon, A. 1966. El dialecto nahual de Almomoloa. Tlalocan 5:178-192.