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p b     t̪ʰ d̪̤         ʈ ʈʰ ɖ ɖ̤     k ɡ ɡʱ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ   ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ       ɽ                        
Fricative
                                              ɦ
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l                    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Bilabial
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Dental
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            *s                      
Affricates
                tʃʰ tʃ̤                
 
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Selected languages: Kharia
UPSID number: 2301
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Austro-Asiatic, Munda
The languages has 36 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Kharia is spoken primarily in Ranchi district of Bihar, but also in Raigarh District of Madhya Pradesh, Sundargarh District of Orissa, Assam, West Bemngal, Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Voiced plosives are sometimes (pre-)glottalized.
Sources: Biligiri, H.S. 1965. Kharia: Phonology, Grammar and Vocabulary. Deccan College, Poona. Pinnow, H-J. 1959. Versuch einer Historischen Lautlehre der Kharia-Sprache. Harrassowitz, Wiesbaden.