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Labial
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Dorsal
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Laryngeal
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Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
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Velar
Uvular
Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
Glottal
Plosive
  ⁿb         t ⁿd         c     ɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n           ɲ        
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ                                
Fricative
ɸ           s               x                  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
      ɺ            
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Kewa
UPSID number: 8610
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Papuan, Trans-New Guinea
The languages has 20 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Franklin, K. and Franklin, J. 1962. Kewa I: phonological asymmetry. Anthropological Linguistics 4/7: 29-37.