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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   q  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m                         ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
  β           ʃ         ʝ ɣ χː ʁ            
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
l̪̥ː                          
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                                               
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: Inuit
UPSID number: 6901
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Eskimo-Aleut, Eskimo
The languages has 22 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Kleinschmidt, S. 1851. Grammatik der Gronlandischen Sprache. Reimer, Berlin. Rischel, J. 1974. Topics in West Greenlandic Phonology. Akademisk Forlag, Copenhagen. Thalbitzer, W. 1904. A Phonetical Study of the Eskimo Language (Meddelelser om Gronland 31). Copenhagen.