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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
  b       t̪ʰ             ʈʰ   ɖ         ɡ      
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m                     ɳ         ŋ      
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ                                  
Fricative
    f         s     ʃ         ç                     h    
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
      ʋ                     j                      
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l         ɭ              
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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: Norwegian
UPSID number: 2006
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, North
The languages has 47 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Norwegian is spoken in Norway.
Sources: Vanvik, A. 1972. A phonetic-phonemic analysis of Standard Eastern Norwegian. Norwegian Journal of Linguistics 26: 119-64.
Use base consonants only

      CC, onset

      CC, onset (ordered by sonority)

      CC, coda

      CC, coda (ordered by sonority)

      CCC, onset

      CCC, onset (ordered by sonority)

      CCC, coda

      CCC, coda (ordered by sonority)

      CCCC, onset

      CCCC, onset (ordered by sonority)

      CCCC, coda

      CCCC, coda (ordered by sonority)

      CCCCC, onset

      CCCCC, onset (ordered by sonority)

      CCCCC, coda

      CCCCC, coda (ordered by sonority)