Phonemic inventory

Consonants
LabialAlveolarPalatoalv.
sibilant /
palatal
VelarUvularGlottal
Nasalmnɲ
Stopptt͡ʃʰt͡ʃkqʔ
Fricativefsʃxχ

Vowels
FrontCentralBack
Highiu
Lowa

Syllable structure

(C1)(C2)V(C3)

C1: a consonant other than an uvular consonant (/qʰ q χ/)
C2: a consonant
V: a vowel
C3: a consonant other than an uvular consonant (/qʰ q χ/)