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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           *t           c   k      
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
                                               
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                      ɻ   j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
R-sounds
              *R                    
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Gugu-yalanji
UPSID number: 8364
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Australian, Pama-Nyungan
The languages has 16 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Oates, L.F. 1964. Distribution of phonemes and syllables in Gugu-Yalanji. Anthropological Linguistics 6\1: 23-6. Oates, W. and Oates, L.F. 1964. Gugu-Yalanji and Wik-Munkan Language Studies (Occasional Papers in Aboriginal Studies 2). Australian Institute of Aboriginal Studies, Canberra. Wurm, S. 1972a. Languages of Australia and Tasmania. Mouton, The Hague.