Phonemic inventory

Consonants
BilabialAlveolarRetroflexPal. /
vel.
Rounded
velar /
bilabial-velar
UvularBilabial-uvularGlottal
Nasalmnɳŋŋ͡mɴɴ͡m
Prenasalised stopmbndɳɖŋgŋ͡mg͡bɴɢɴ͡mɢ͡b
Stoppbtdʈʰʈɖkgk͡pʰk͡pg͡bqɢq͡pʰq͡pɢ͡b
Fricativeszʂʐh
Tap or trillrɽ
Approximantlɭjw

Vowels
FrontCentralBack
Highiɯu
Mid-higheɤo
Lowa

Syllable structure

(C)V

C: a consonant
V: a vowel

Allophony

Some words

/taqʰo/[taqʰo]
/ɢatʰu/[qatʰu]
/ɽuse/[ɽ̥use]
/uqʰu/[oqʰu]
/kewu/[kɘwu]
/ʈaqe/[ʈaqe]
/kiŋga/[kɨŋga]
/ŋ͡mg͡baki/[k͡paki]
/ɖoɴ͡mɢ͡bi/[ʈoɴ͡mɢ͡bi]
/ɢaq͡pʰa/[qaq͡pʰa]
/ʈʰoba/[ʈʰoβa]
/zuhu/[suhu]
/mbeqe/[pɘqe]
/ʈeo/[ʈeo]
/tʰapɯ/[tʰapɯ]
/ɢiŋo/[qɨŋo]
/pʰa/[pʰa]
/haru/[haru]
/kaʂa/[kaʂa]
/jɤwa/[j̥ɤwa]
/nanda/[tanda]
/nua/[tua]
/baa/[paa]
/ʈʰopi/[ʈʰopi]
/ŋguʐa/[kuʐa]
/ipʰa/[ɨpʰa]
/mbiba/[pɨβa]
/ŋgaɴɢa/[kaɴɢa]
/ʈʰunda/[ʈʰunda]
/ɢ͡bipʰa/[q͡pɨpʰa]

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