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Main sound category: Fricatives
Sound category: voiceless alveolar fricative
IPA symbol: s
IPA description: voiceless alveolar fricative
UPSID symbol: s
UPSID description: voiceless alveolar sibilant fricative
Occurs in 220 languages
That is in 46.41% of all languages
Occurs in: !Xu Achumawi Aghem Ahtna Ainu Aizi Akan Alabama Alamblak Alladian Amele Amo Amuesha Amuzgo Angas Ao Asmat Azande Azerbaijani Baining Bambara Barasano Bariba Bashkir Beembe Bella coola Bete Birom Bisa Bobo-fing Bodo Brahui Brao Breton Campa Camsa Catalan (Central) Cayapa Cayuvava Chistabino (Pyrenean Aragonese) Chuave Czech_ Dadibi Dahalo Daju Dan Diegueno Diola Efik Ejagham English English_American English_Australian Epena pedee Even Ewondo Farsi Fasu Fijian Finnish Fur Ga Georgian German Greek Guahibo Guambiano Guarani Gwari Hadza Hamer Hausa Hebrew Hixkaryana Hopi Hupa Iban Ik Iraqw Irish Isoko Italian Ivatan Iwam Jacaltec Jaqaru Jebero Jomang K'ekchi Kadugli Kala lagaw ya Kam Kanuri Karok Kashmiri Kera Kewa Kiowa Kirghiz Klamath Kohumono Kolokuma ijo Koma Konkani Konyagi Kotoko Kpan Kpelle Kunama Kwaio Kwakw'ala Kwoma Lame Lelemi Lenakel Lithuanian Lua Lue Lugbara Luo Lushootseed Maasai Maba Maidu Mambila Mandarin Mapudungu Margi Mbum Moro Moxo Muinane Mumuye Mundari Nahuatl Nama Neo-aramaic Nepali NepaliOH Nez perce Ngizim Nivkh Norwegian NorwegianCALST NorwegianFINAL NorwegianINITIAL Norwegian_Bergen Norwegian_Elverum Norwegian_Malm Norwegian_Oslo Norwegian_Sandnessjøen Norwegian_Stavanger Norwegian_Tromsø Norwegian_Trondheim Nubian Nyimang Ocaina Paez Pashto Pohnpeian Polish Qawasqar Quileute Resigaro Rukai Sa'ban Saliba Sandawe Savosavo Selepet Sinhalese Siona Somali Songhai Southern nambiquara Spanish (Castilian) Sre Tabi Tagalog Tama Tamil Tampulma Teke Telugu Temein Temne Tera Tiddim chin Tigak Tigre Tiruray Tlapanec Tol Totonac Trumai Tseshaht Tsimshian Tulu Tunica Turkish Tzeltal Upper chehalis Usan Uzbek Vanimo Vietnamese Wapishana Warao Wintu Wolof Yagaria Yaqui Yareba Yawa Yessan-mayo Yoruba Yucatec Yucuna Zoque Zulu