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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 d             k kʷʰ ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
ɸ   f           ʃ   ʂ       x               h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
              ɹ           j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l       ɭ            
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
Affricates
            ts tsʰ   tʃʰ                  
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Tarascan
UPSID number: 6847
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: S. American, Chibchan
The languages has 39 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Foster, M.L. 1969. The Tarascan Language. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles. Friedrich, P. 1975. A Phonology of Tarascan. Series in social, cultural and linguistic anthropology, 4. University of Chicago studies in anthropology.