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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         c ɟ k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ        
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
  β f           ʃ         ʑ   ɣ             h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w ɰ                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
Affricates
                tʃʰ                
R-sounds
              *R                    
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Cofan
UPSID number: 6836
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: S. American, Equatorial
The languages has 35 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Borman, M.B. 1962. Cofan phonemes. Studies in Ecuadorian Indian Languages 1. Summer Institute of Linguistics, University of Oklahoma, Norman: 45-59.