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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
  b         *t *d             k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f           ʃ                              
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w ɰ                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
Affricates
                               
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Noni
UPSID number: 4139
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Niger-Kordofanian, Bantoid
The languages has 33 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Noni has 3 level tones. All two-tone sequences apart from MH also occur on monosyllables. Short /U/ conditions a labio-dental fricative offglide from a preceding stop.
Sources: Hyman, L.M. 1981. Noni Grammatical Structure, with special rreference to verb morphology. Southern California Occasional Papers in Linguistics no.9