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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
b           d       ʈʰ ɖ     ɡ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Nasal
  m           n         ɳ       ŋ    
 
 
 
 
 
 
Trill
                           
 
 
   
 
 
   
 
 
Tap, Flap
              ɾ                                
Lateral flap
 
 
 
 
                   
 
 
   
 
 
 
 
 
 
Fricative
    f       s       ʂ   ɕ   ɧ               h  
Lateral fricative
 
 
 
 
                           
 
 
 
 
 
 
Approximant
      ʋ                   j                    
Lateral approximant
 
 
 
 
      l       ɭ            
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
 
Front
Near-front
Central
Near-back
Back
 
Close
Near-close
Close-mid
Mid
Open-mid
Near-open
Open
Selected languages: Swedish
Alternate name(s): N/A
Classification: Indo-European, Germanic, North
The languages has 43 segments
Frequency index: N/A
Sounds:
Comments: Swedish is spoken in Sweden, Finland. Sjekk diftonger i svensk.
Sources: Based on Engstrand (1999:140) In most varieties of Swedish that use an alveolar /r/, the combination of /r/ with dental consonants (/t, d, n, l, s/) produces retroflex consonant realization. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swedish_phonology) These retroflex sounds are included here.