Inventory Iu Mien (SPA)

Source name: Yao

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

ŋ̥ LATIN SMALL LETTER ENG - COMBINING RING BELOW
˥˦ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-HIGH TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR
ʍ LATIN SMALL LETTER TURNED W
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING RING BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER J - COMBINING RING BELOW
˧˩ MODIFIER LETTER MID TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - COMBINING RING BELOW
ɲ̥ LATIN SMALL LETTER N WITH LEFT HOOK - COMBINING RING BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER M - COMBINING VERTICAL LINE BELOW
ts LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S
LATIN SMALL LETTER K - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
˩̰ MODIFIER LETTER EXTRA-LOW TONE BAR - COMBINING TILDE BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER L - COMBINING RING BELOW
dz LATIN SMALL LETTER D - LATIN SMALL LETTER Z
LATIN SMALL LETTER C - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
˨˧ MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER MID TONE BAR
LATIN SMALL LETTER N - COMBINING VERTICAL LINE BELOW
LATIN SMALL LETTER P - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
LATIN SMALL LETTER T - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H
˧˨ˤ MODIFIER LETTER MID TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER LOW TONE BAR - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL REVERSED GLOTTAL STOP
w LATIN SMALL LETTER W
˦ MODIFIER LETTER HIGH TONE BAR
tsʰ LATIN SMALL LETTER T - LATIN SMALL LETTER S - MODIFIER LETTER SMALL H