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Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
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Plosive
p b         t d         c ɟ k ɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                      ɽ                        
Fricative
            s   ʃ               χ           h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
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  ɓ           ɗ           ʄ        
 
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Close
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Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Daju
UPSID number: 4225
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Nilo-Saharan, E. Sudanic
The languages has 30 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Thelwall reports a "systematic phonetic inventory" for the Daju group. The language is not tonal.
Sources: Thelwall, R. 1981. Lexicostatistical subgrouping and lexical reconstruction of the Daju group. In T. Schadeberg and L. Bender, eds., Nilo-Saharan. Foris, Dordrecht. Tucker, A.N., Bryan, M.A. 1966. Linguistic Analyses: the Non-Bantu Languages of North-Eastern Africa. Oxford University Press for International African Institute, London.