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p b         *t *d             k ɡ ɡʷ q ɢ ɢʷ
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
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              *n                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Fricative
                            x   χ χʷ              
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
    *ɬʼ                      
 
 
 
 
 
 
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                          j   w                
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Ejective stops
          *tʼ               kʷʼ   qʷʼ  
Ejective fricatives
                            xʷʼ   χʷʼ  
Ejective affricates
            *tsʼ *tɬʼ   tʃʼ                  
Sibilant fricatives
            *s *sʼ                      
Affricates
                               
Lateral affricates
        *tɬ *dɬ                        
Sibilant affricates
            *ts *dz                    
 
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Selected languages: Tlingit
UPSID number: 6102
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Na-Dene, Tlingit
The languages has 48 segments
Frequency index: N/A
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Comments:
Sources: Story, G.L. and Naish, C.M. 1973. Tlingit Verb Dictionary. Alaska Native Language Center, University of Alaska, Fairbanks. Swanton, J.R. 1909. Tlingit Myths and Texts (Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 39). Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. Swanton, J.R. 1911. Tlingit. In F. Boas (ed.), Handbook of American Indian Language, Part 1 (Bureau of American Ethnology Bulletin 40). Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.: 425-559.