Inventory Pwo Northern Karen (PH)

Source name: Pwo Karen

Segment Representation Segment class Combined class

Consonants (Pulmonic)

Bilabial Labiodental Dental Alveolar Postalveolar Retroflex Palatal  Velar  Uvular Pharyngeal Glottal
Plosive p b t d ʈ ɖ c ɟ k ɡ q ɢ   ʔ  
Nasal m ɱ n ɳ ɲ ŋ ɴ
Trill ʙ r ʀ
Tap or Flap ɾ̪ ɾ ɽ
Fricative ɸ β f v θ ð s z ʃ ʒ ʂ ʐ ç ʝ x ɣ χ ʁ ħ ʕ h ɦ
Lateral fricative ɬ ɮ
Approximant ʋ ɹ ɻ j ɰ
Lateral approximant l ɭ ʎ ʟ

Where symbols appear in pairs, the one to the right represents a voiced consonant. Shaded areas denote articulations judged impossible.

Consonants (Non-Pulmonic)

Clicks Voiced implosives
ʘ Bilabial ɓ Bilabial
ǀ Dental ɗ Dental/alveolar
ǃ (Post)alveolar ʄ Palatal
ǂ Palatoalveolar ɠ Velar
ǁ Alveolar lateral ʛ Uvular

Vowels

Vowel Quadrilateral
Front Central Back Close Close-mid Open-mid Open

Where symbols appear in pairs, the one to the right represents a rounded vowel.

Other Segments

w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
˥ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR
ai LATIN SMALL LETTER A - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
au LATIN SMALL LETTER A - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
ə̰ LATIN SMALL LETTER SCHWA - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
˧ MODIFIER LETTER MID TONE BAR
əu LATIN SMALL LETTER SCHWA - LATIN SMALL LETTER U
˥˩ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR
ɔ̰ LATIN SMALL LETTER OPEN O - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
tɕʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CURL - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER C WITH CURL
˨˥ MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR
ɨi LATIN SMALL LETTER I WITH STROKE - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
a̰ḭ LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING TILDE BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER I - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER E - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
əi LATIN SMALL LETTER SCHWA - LATIN SMALL LETTER I
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
˨˩ MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER O - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
a̰ṵ LATIN SMALL LETTER A - COMBINING TILDE BELOW - LATIN SMALL LETTER U - COMBINING TILDE BELOW