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Plosive
  b                     k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
ʔ
 
Nasal
  m                              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f       s z ʃ ʒ                 ħ ʕ     h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
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Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
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Uvular
Ejective stops
                               
Ejective affricates
            tsʼ   tʃʼ                  
Affricates
                               
 
Front
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Near-back
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Close
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Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Tigre
UPSID number: 4351
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Afro-Asiatic, Semitic
The languages has 33 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: All consonants apparently may be geminate, though Palmer says /?,h,w,j/ are not phonetically long even when structurally geminate.
Sources: Klingenheben, A. 1966. Deutsch-Amharischer Sprachfuhrer. Harrassowitz, Wiesbaden. Palmer, F.R. 1962. The Morphology of the Tigre Noun. Oxford University Press, London.