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Labial
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Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
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Plosive
p b         t d         c ɟ k k͡p ɡ ɡ͡b    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                               
Fricative
    f v     s z ʃ ʒ                            
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
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Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
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Palatal
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  ɓ                                
 
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Close
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Open
Selected languages: Aizi
UPSID number: 4131
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Niger-Kordofanian, Kru
The languages has 33 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Vowel harmony based on tongue root position is prevalent in Aizi. /a/ is neutral and /i,e,o,u/ are opposed to the remaining vowels. Aizi is tonal but the number of tones is uncertain.
Sources: Herault, G. 1971. L'Aizi: Esquisse phonologique et enquete lexicale. Institut de Linguistique Appliquee, Unversite d'Abidjan, Abidjan.