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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 b     t̪ʰ d̪̤         ʈ ʈʰ ɖ ɖ̤ c ɟ ɟ̰ k ɡ ɡʱ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m                 ɳ   ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ                                
Fricative
            s   ʃ                           h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   ɰ                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Affricates
                tʃʰ ʤʰ                
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: NepaliOH
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Indo-European, Indic
The languages has 52 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Alternative description. Augmented plosive class: Acharya (1991) Augmented nasal class: Campbell (1991) Augmented affricate class: Campbell (1991) Added trill class: Acharya (1991)
Sources: Acharya, Jayaraj (1991): A Descriptive Grammar of Nepali and an Analyzed Corpus‎. Georgetown University Press. http://books.google.com/books?id=Z_JoCIRN_xwC&pg=PA1&dq=nepali+language&hl=en&ei=SwdkTfDzNM7ngQfhpNT6AQ&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=4&ved=0CDEQ6AEwAw#v=onepage&q=nepali%20language&f=false and Campbell, George L. (1991): Compendium of the World's languages. London: Routledge. This one is referring to Matthews, David (1984): A course in Nepali. Richmond, Surrey: Curzon Press. A newer and corrected version of the book is found at: http://books.google.com/books?id=uW1t57NeE8IC&pg=PA7&dq=D.+matthews,+nepali&hl=en&ei=HQlkTZ3FIonQgAeZm62vAg&sa=X&oi=book_result&ct=result&resnum=1&ved=0CCYQ6AEwAA#v=onepage&q&f=false