Phonemic inventory

Consonants
BilabialLaminal
alveolar
Pal. /
vel.
Rounded
velar /
bilabial-velar
Glottal
Nasalm
Stoppbtʰ̻kgk͡pʰk͡pg͡b
Fricativeh
Approximantjw

Vowels
FrontBack
Highiu
Lowɑ

Syllable structure

(C)(R)V

C: a consonant
R: a sonorant other than /h/; i.e. one of /m n̻ l̻ j w/
V: a vowel

Allophony

Some words

/mipmɑ/[mɨbmɑ]
/jwil̻u/[wɨl̻u]
/g͡bn̻ut̻u/[g͡bn̻ut̻u]
/d̻ɑjwi/[d̻ʌwi]
/n̻iwɑ/[n̻ɯʊ̯ɑ]
/k͡pl̻itʰ̻ɑ/[k͡pl̻̥ɨtʰ̻ɑ]
/g͡bɑtʰ̻ji/[g͡bɑtʰ̻ʲj̥i]
/n̻wɑl̻i/[n̻ʊ̯ɑl̻i]
/mut̻ɑ/[mut̻ɑ]
/t̻mui/[d̻mui]
/l̻ɑk͡pɑ/[l̻ɑk͡pɑ]
/kn̻ɑmɑ/[gn̻ɑmɑ]
/bn̻ɑgu/[bn̻ɑgu]
/pʰɑpu/[pʰɑpu]
/pʰupu/[pʰupu]
/ɑhn̻ɑ/[ɑn̻ɑ]
/l̻u/[l̻u]
/bl̻ikn̻ɑ/[bl̻ɨgn̻ɑ]
/d̻l̻ubi/[d̻l̻ubi]
/kipʰitʰ̻n̻ɑ/[kɨpʰɨd̻n̻ɑ]
/jujl̻ɑ/[jul̻ɑ]
/d̻ɑt̻ɑ/[d̻ɑt̻ɑ]
/k͡pis̻mu/[k͡pɨmu]
/l̻un̻i/[l̻un̻i]
/pjud̻u/[pʲj̥ud̻u]
/g͡buk͡pɑgu/[g͡buk͡pɑgu]
/pɑg͡bwɑ/[pɑg͡bʊ̯ɑ]
/d̻n̻ɑk͡pu/[d̻n̻ɑk͡pu]
/g͡bɑk͡pwu/[g͡bɑk͡pw̥u]
/hɑi/[hɑi]

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