Select languages to compare:

Main sound category: Fricatives
Sound category: voiced postalveolar fricative
IPA symbol: ʒ
IPA description: voiced postalveolar fricative
UPSID symbol: Z
UPSID description: voiced palato-alveolar sibilant fricative
Occurs in 68 languages
That is in 14.35% of all languages
Occurs in: !Xu Aizi Albanian Aleut Alladian Amharic Angas Apinaye Archi Armenian Atayal Avar Azerbaijani Bakairi Bashkir Bats Breton Bulgarian Catalan (Central) Chuvash Czech_ Dakota Dangaleat Dizi English English_American English_Australian Farsi French Georgian German Hebrew Hindi-urdu Hmong Huari Hungarian Kabardian Kawaiisu Komi Kpan Kurdish Lak Lithuanian Maba Margi Mari Mazahua Mbum Mixe Mixtec Mumuye Navajo Neo-aramaic Ngizim Ocaina Ormuri Parauk Pashto Polish Romanian Sango Shilha Socotri Tamasheq Tarok Tigre Turkish Yakut