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p           t           c   k      
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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    ɬ                      
 
 
 
 
 
 
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                          j   w                
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      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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  ɓ           ɗ           ʄ   ɠ    
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Selected languages: Nyangi
UPSID number: 4207
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Nilo-Saharan, E. Sudanic
The languages has 25 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Nyangi has two basic level tones; rising and falling patterns apparently surface in final syllables only. There is no vowel harmony.
Sources: Heine, B. 1975a. Tepes und Nyangi: zwei ostafrikanische Restsprachen. Afrika und Ubersee 58: 263-300.