Phonemic inventory

Consonants
BilabialAlveolarPalatoalv.
sibilant /
palatal
VelarGlottal
Nasalmnɲ
Stoppbtdt͡ʃd͡ʒkg
Fricativesʃh
Approximantlw

Vowels
FrontCentralBack
Highiu
Mid-higheo
Lowa

Syllable structure

(C1)V(R)(C2)(C3)

C1: a consonant
V: a vowel
R: a sonorant other than /h/; i.e. one of /m n ɲ l w/
C2: a consonant
C3: one of /k h w/