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Plosive
p b         *t *tʰ *d             k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m           *n                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
                            x               h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                         
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
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Ejective stops
          *tʼ               kʷʼ      
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
Affricates
                                 
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              *R                    
 
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Selected languages: Picuris
UPSID number: 6740
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: N. American, Kiowa-Tanoan
The languages has 38 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Hoijer, H. and Dozier, E.P. 1949. The phonemes of Tewa, Santa Clara dialect. International Journal of American Linguistics 15/3: 139-144. Trager, F.H. 1971. The phonology of Picuris. International Journal of American Linguistics 37: 29-33.