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Use base consonants only
Labial
Coronal
Dorsal
Radical
Laryngeal
Bilabial
Labio-dental
Dental
Alveolar
Palato-alveolar
Retroflex
Palatal
Velar
Uvular
Pharyngeal
Epi-glottal
Glottal
Plosive
p           *t *tʰ               k   q  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ejective stops
          *tʼ                  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Affricates
                tʃʰ                  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Ejective affricates
                tʃʼ                  
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           *n           ɲ        
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
              *r            
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
                                             
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fricative
ɸ β       ð     ʃ             ɣ             h  
Sibilant fricatives
            *s                      
 
 
 
 
 
 
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
                          j   w                
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      *l           ʎ        
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Quechua
UPSID number: 6819
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: S. American, Andean
The languages has 36 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments:
Sources: Bills, G.D., Vallejo C., B. and Troike, R.C. 1969. An Introduction to Spoken Bolivian Quecha. University of Texas Press for Institute of Latin American Studies, Austin. Lastra, Y. 1968. Cochabamba Quechua Syntax. Mouton, The Hague. Parker, G.J. 1969. Review of Lastra, Y.: Cochabamba Quechua Syntax. Language 45/3: 702-3.